Electronic Securities Trading

Overview:

Type of Course Lecture and exercise course
Term Summer term 2018
Credits 6 ECTS
Course language German
Instructors Muntermann, Jan, Prof. Dr.
Palmer, Matthias, M.Sc.
Lecture
Exercise
Wednesday 6:15 - 7:45 p.m., Room ZHG003
Thursday 12:15 - 1:45 p.m. (bi-weekly), Room ZHG002, ocassionally practical exercises in pc pool

Course content:

  • Introduction to (electronic) securities trading and trading venues
  • Market structure and market microstructure theory
  • Market Quality
  • IT-based services in electronic trading

Learning outcome:

  • Understand the basic principles und differences between investing and (electronic) securities trading.
  • Understand market models, structural market parameters and trading processes in order to analyze instances to trading venues and exchanges.
  • Understand and apply concepts and methods to assess different dimensions of market quality.
  • Understand and evaluate different IT-based intermediation services in electronic securities trading.

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