Tagged: insights

Featured Video Play Icon

GOTC: What Is High Frequency Trading?

Funds, banks, and institutional investors will sometimes employ an algorithmic trading strategy known as HFT, or High Frequency Trading. This involves the use computer hardware and software to execute trades at very high speeds, leveraging huge amounts of data and real time processing to generate profits. Watch this video and...

Trakinvest blog: Alibaba

How’s Alibaba going to fill it’s own shopping cart?

After taking top spot with the largest IPO in history (a neat US$25 billion), Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) has begun flexing it muscles through a series of acquisitions over the past 12 months. Last week the tech giant purchased 4.8 million Class A shares in Zulily (NASDAQ: ZU), bringing its total...