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                                                              The Speed Traders Workshop

     High-frequency Trading Strategies and Software at The Speed
                Traders Workshop DVD Video Package
 Edgar Perez, Author, The Speed Traders and Knightmare on Wall Street, Presenting The
  Speed Traders Workshop DVD Video Package, How High Frequency Traders Leverage
        Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX.

                                   New York City, NY, USA (August 12, 2013) -- Mr. Edgar
                                   Perez presents The Speed Traders Workshop 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:

                                    - The first and most comprehensive initiation to the world of
                                    high-frequency trading
                                    - Study materials provided by Mr. Perez, the author of the
                                    latest book on the subject of speed trading, and a well-known
                                    presenter in America, Europe and Asia
                                    - Strategies high frequency traders leverage to find alpha in
                                    equities, options, futures and FX
                                    - Latest update on high-frequency trading in the world and
                                    current regulatory initiatives
- Techniques to detect high-frequency trading in the markets
- Key enablers of high-frequency trading in the U.S., Europe and Asia
- Proposed regulatory initiatives after the "flash crash"
- Up-to-date review of the future of high-frequency trading

Mr. Perez is widely regarded as the preeminent global expert in the specialized area of high-
frequency trading. He is author of The Speed Traders, An Insider's Look at the New High-
Frequency Trading Phenomenon That is Transforming the Investing World, published in English
by McGraw-Hill Inc. (2011), published in Mandarin by China Financial Publishing House (2012),
and Investasi Super Kilat: Pandangan Orang dalam tentang Fenomena Baru Frekuensi Tinggi
yang Mentransformasi Dunia Investasi, published in Bahasa Indonesia by Kompas Gramedia
(2012); and Knightmare on Wall Street, The Rise and Fall of Knight Capital and the Biggest Risk
for Financial Markets, a thrilling minute-by-minute account of the terrifying hours following Knight
Capital’s August 1, 2012 trading debacle, with news-breaking research regarding the firm’s 17
years of tumultuous existence as an independent company.
Mr. Perez contributes to The New York Times and China's International Finance News and Sina
Finance. He has been interviewed on CNBC Worldwide Exchange, CNBC Cash Flow, CNBC
Squawk Box, BNN Business Day, CCTV China, Bankier.pl, TheStreet.com, Leaderonomics,
GPW Media, Channel NewsAsia Business Tonight and Cents & Sensibilities. In addition, he has
been globally featured on FXFactor, Columbia Business, OpenMarkets, Sohu, News.Sina.com,
Yicai, eastmoney, Caijing, ETF88.com, 360doc, AH Radio, CNFOL.com, CITICS Futures,
Tongxin Securities, ZhiCheng.com, CBNweek.com, Caixin, Futures Daily, Xinhua, CBN
Newswire, Chinese Financial News, ifeng.com, International Finance News, hexun.com,
Finance.QQ.com, Finance.Sina.com, The Korea Times, The Korea Herald, The Star, The
Malaysian Insider, BMF 89.9, iMoney Hong Kong, CNBC, Bloomberg Hedge Fund Brief, The
Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Dallas Morning News, Valor Econômico, FIXGlobal
Trading, TODAY Online, Oriental Daily News and Business Times.

Mr. Perez has been engaged to present at the Council on Foreign Relations, Vadym Hetman
Kyiv National Economic University (Kiev), Quant Investment & HFT Summit APAC 2012
(Shanghai), U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (Washington DC), CFA Singapore,
Hong Kong Securities Institute, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York
University, University of International Business and Economics (Beijing), Hult International
Business School (London and Shanghai) and Pace University (New York), among other public
and private institutions. In addition, he has spoken at a number of global conferences, including
Emerging Markets Investments Summit 2013 (Warsaw), CME Group's Global Financial
Leadership Conference 2012 (Naples Beach), Harvard Business School's Venture Capital &
Private Equity Conference (Boston), High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum (New York,
Chicago, London), MIT Sloan Investment Management Conference (Cambridge), Institutional
Investor's Global Growth Markets Forum (London), Technical Analysis Society (Singapore),
TradeTech Asia (Singapore), FIXGlobal Face2Face (Seoul) and Private Equity Convention
Russia, CIS & Eurasia (London).

Mr. Perez was a vice president at Citigroup, a senior consultant at IBM, and a strategy
consultant at McKinsey & Co. in New York City. He 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, New York, with a dual major in Finance and Management (2002). He belongs
to the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society. He resides in the New York City area and is an
accomplished salsa and hustle dancer.

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 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 brings the most updated review of high frequency trading to the world's most
important financial centers.


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