Technology used for algorithmic trading on world’s financial markets

Lecture:   Technology used for algorithmic trading on world’s financial markets
Lecturers:     Michal Šaňák, Martin Ducháček
Date and time: 25th February 2013, 6–7:30 p.m.
Place:       FIT CTU in Prague, 9 Thákurova Street, New Building CTU, room T9:107




RSJ is one of the world’s largest algorithmic traders. Technology plays a key role in the activities of RSJ. All RSJ’s trading is performed electronically using RSJ’s own proprietary automated systems. The talk will provide a look at the technologies that RSJ uses in its trading activities.


Short CV:


Michal Šaňák – CIO of  RSJ - He has been with RSJ since the beginning of RSJ’s algorithmic trading in 2001. He is responsible for RSJ’s technology and is in charge of the development of the proprietary blackbox systems and building the entire technological infrastructure for algorithmic trading. His responsibility also includes relationships with the exchanges and 3rd parties providing technology to RSJ.

Martin Ducháček – Head of the RSJ Development – He has been with RSJ since 2006 and has taken part in the development of the current RSJ’s algorithmic trading platform. Since the beginning, hparticipated in building and leading  the team of SW developers. He is responsible for the development of all systems used for  the algorithmic trading and for coordination of  the work between SW development and analytical departments.




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