For Immediate Release
Media Relations Coordinator
The Speed Traders
The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 DVD Video Package to
Provide HFT Global Regulatory Overview
Edgar Perez, Author, The Speed Traders, Presenting The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 DVD Video
Package, How High Frequency Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options,
Futures and FX
(February 1, 2013, New York) Global Regulatory Overview: from the U.S. and Europe to China and Brazil is one of
the themes covered by Mr. Edgar Perez, Adjunct Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University and
author of The Speed Traders, in The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 DVD Video Package: How High Frequency
Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX
(http://TheSpeedTradersWorkshopDVD.eventbrite.com), the world's most comprehensive review of high frequency
trading now available for the very first time on DVD in an insightful 4-disc set:
Regulations in place before the "flash crash"
Proposed regulatory initiatives after the "flash crash" in the U.S. and Europe, circuit breakers, limit up limit
down and consolidated audit trail
High frequency trading in Asia, from Japan, Singapore and India to Hong Kong and China
Regulating speed trading to samba beats: Brazil and Mexico
Mr. Perez was a vice president at Citigroup, a senior consultant at IBM, and a consultant at McKinsey & Company in
New York City. Mr. Perez has an undergraduate degree from Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, Lima, Peru (1994),
a Master of Administration from Universidad ESAN, Lima, Peru (1997) and a Master of Business Administration
from Columbia Business School, with a dual major in Finance and Management (2002). He belongs to the Beta
Gamma Sigma honor society.
The Speed Traders, published by McGraw-Hill Inc., is the most comprehensive, revealing work available on the most
important development in trading in generations. High-frequency trading will no doubt play an ever larger role as
computer technology advances and the global exchanges embrace fast electronic access. The Speed Traders explains
everything there is to know about how today’s high-frequency traders make millions—one cent at a time.
The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 DVD Video Package reveals how high-frequency trading players are succeeding
in the global markets and driving the development of algorithmic trading at breakneck speeds from the U.S. and
Europe to India, Singapore and Brazil. The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 brings the most updated review of high
frequency trading to the world’s most important financial centers.