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Coding for High Frequency Trading



Richard Croucher talks about the application environments, design patterns and programming languages commonly deployed across Financial Services including Investment Banks and Hedge Funds.


Richard Croucher is the VP of High Frequency Engineering at Barclays. He is a platform architect who specializes in high performance systems, including those used by financial institutions for high frequency trading and huge compute clusters with thousands of nodes used in the Cloud.

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Software is changing the world. QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community. A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.

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May 27, 2017

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  • Nice presentation

    by Milan Zivkovic,

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    Very nice presentation

  • Inaccurate

    by abraham Zapruder,

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    I'm surprised to see a VP misusing basic terms of his profession: calling Exchange a sell side and his bank - a buy side

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