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MarketsWiki Education New York 2016 – Schedule and Speaker Information Blog

MarketsWiki Education is back for another year in New York, and this year’s lineup is as strong as ever.  Note: Registration for the New York event has closed. For more information about MarketsWiki Education, click HERE. To see a full list of past sessions, visit our YouTube channel. Session 1, July 19, 1-2:30 pm, Nasdaq MarketSite Adena Friedman, President and COO, NasdaqIdentifying the Catalysts for Driving Long-Term Sustainability Creating change comes faster when there is a catalyst to align the interests of competing constitutents Exchanges are the trusted engines in the capital markets we serve as the vital connection between investors, companies…

The Life of SCI: John Rapa Looks at the SEC’s Reg SCI Interview,Regulation,Video

After several high-profile market disturbances, from the 2010 “flash crash” to the Knight Capital algorithmic meltdown in 2012, the SEC considered a new set of rules to tighten up system compliance and integrity. The rules, known collectively as “Reg SCI” became effective in February 2015. John Rapa, president and CEO of Tellefsen & Company and a 30-year veteran consultant to exchange market structure, walks us through the new rules and what they mean for exchanges, dark pools and market participants. “It’s making mandatory what’s been voluntary up to now,” says Rapa. “Identification of mission-critical systems, testing processes, procedures, and testing…