Michael J. Aitken

Macquarie Graduate School of Management

Professor of ICT Strategy

North Ryde

Sydney, New South Wales 2109

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (22)

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Citation 10

High Frequency Trading and End-of-Day Price Dislocation

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2013
Douglas J. Cumming, Feng Zhan and Michael J. Aitken
Florida Atlantic University, John Carroll University - Boler School of Business and Macquarie Graduate School of Management
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High frequency trading, End-of-day price dislocation, Manipulation, Trading rules, Surveillance, Law and finance

High Frequency Trading and End-of-Day Price Dislocation

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Jun 2015
Michael J. Aitken, Douglas J. Cumming and Feng Zhan
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Florida Atlantic University and John Carroll University - Boler School of Business
Downloads 194 (155,187)
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High frequency trading, Price dislocation, Manipulation

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Ranking World Equity Markets on the Basis of Market Efficiency and Integrity

THE HP HANDBOOK OF WORLD STOCK, DERIVATIVE & COMMODITY EXCHANGES 2003, Herbie Skeete, ed., pp. xlix-lv, Mondo Visione Ltd., 2003
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2004
Audris S. Siow and Michael J. Aitken
The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance and Macquarie Graduate School of Management
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Market Efficiency, Market Integrity, Manipulation

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Citation 12

Closing Call Auctions and Liquidity

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Apr 2003
Michael J. Aitken, Alex Frino and Carole Comerton-Forde
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance and UNSW Business School
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Closing call auctions, liquidity

Closing Call Auctions and Liquidity

Accounting and Finance, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 501-518, December 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Jan 2006
Alex Frino, Michael J. Aitken and Carole Comerton-Forde
The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance, Macquarie Graduate School of Management and UNSW Business School
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Call auctions, Liquidity, Market microstructure

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A Worldwide Examination of Exchange Market Quality: Greater Integrity Increases Market Efficiency

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2014
Frederick H. deB. Harris, Michael J. Aitken and Shan Ji
Wake Forest University, Macquarie Graduate School of Management and Capital Markets CRC
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Market integrity, business ethics, security market quality, market manipulation

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Trade Size, High Frequency Trading, and Co-Location Around the World

European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2014
Michael J. Aitken, Douglas J. Cumming and Feng Zhan
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Florida Atlantic University and John Carroll University - Boler School of Business
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Trade size, High frequency trading, Co-location, International market microstructure

Exchange Trading Rules, Surveillance, and Insider Trading

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2013
Douglas J. Cumming, Feng Zhan and Michael J. Aitken
Florida Atlantic University, John Carroll University - Boler School of Business and Macquarie Graduate School of Management
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Insider trading, Surveillance, Exchange Trading Rules, Law and Finance

Exchange Trading Rules, Surveillance and Insider Trading

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Jun 2012
Douglas J. Cumming, Feng Zhan and Michael J. Aitken
Florida Atlantic University, John Carroll University - Boler School of Business and Macquarie Graduate School of Management
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Insider trading, Surveillance, Exchange Trading Rules, Law and Finance

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Trade Size, High Frequency Trading, and Co-Location Around the World

European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Mar 2014
Michael J. Aitken, Douglas J. Cumming and Feng Zhan
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Florida Atlantic University and John Carroll University - Boler School of Business
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Trade size, High frequency trading, Colocation, International market microstructure

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Fragmentation and Algorithmic Trading: Joint Impact on Market Quality

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2015
Michael J. Aitken, Drew Harris and Frederick H. deB. Harris
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, University of New South Wales (UNSW) and Wake Forest University
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Algorithmic trading, dark trading, market manipulation, fragmentation

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Market Fairness: The Poor Country Cousin of Market Efficiency

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 May 2014 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2015
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance, University of Sydney Business School and Wake Forest University
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Market integrity, market fairness, manipulation, information leakage, algorithmic trading

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The Impact of Closing Call Auction on Liquidity and Price Discovery Process: An Analysis on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Aug 2011
Ka Nok Chan, Michael J. Aitken and Andrew Lepone
University of New South Wales (UNSW), Macquarie Graduate School of Management and University of Sydney
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Price Discovery Efficiency and Permanent Information Impounding on Nyse Euronext Paris

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Mar 2012
Wake Forest University, Macquarie Graduate School of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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price discovery, Euronext, Chi-X, MTF, MiFID, fragmentation, permanent information impounding, price discovery efficiency

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The Impact of the Shanghai–Hong Kong Connect on Market Liquidity and Price Divergence

8th Conference on Financial Markets and Corporate Governance (FMCG) 2017
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jan 2017
Michael J. Aitken, Shan Ji, Vito Mollica and Xiatong Wang
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Capital Markets CRC, Macquarie Graduate School of Management and Macquarie University
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Liquidity, Cross-listed securities, Bilateral investment

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Exchange Trading Rules, Surveillance, and Suspected Insider Trading

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Jun 2015
Michael J. Aitken, Douglas J. Cumming and Feng Zhan
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Florida Atlantic University and John Carroll University - Boler School of Business
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Insider trading, Surveillance, Exchange Trading Rules, Law and Finance

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The Impact of Fragmentation, Exchange Fees and Liquidity Provision on Market Quality

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
Michael J. Aitken, Haoming Chen and Sean Foley
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of Sydney Business School
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Competition, Fragmentation, Alternative Trading System, Trading Fees

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High Frequency Trading and End-of-Day Manipulation

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jul 2012
Douglas J. Cumming, Feng Zhan and Michael J. Aitken
Florida Atlantic University, John Carroll University - Boler School of Business and Macquarie Graduate School of Management
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High frequency trading, End-of-day Manipulation, Trading Rules, Surveillance, Law and Finance

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Do Reductions in Tick Sizes Influence Liquidity?

Accounting and Finance, Vol. 45, No. 2, pp. 171-184, July 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Jun 2005
Michael J. Aitken and Carole Comerton-Forde
Macquarie Graduate School of Management and UNSW Business School
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Impact of Warrant Introductions on the Behaviour of Underlying Stocks: Australian Evidence

Accounting and Finance, Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 127-144, March 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Feb 2005
Michael J. Aitken and Reuben Segara
Macquarie Graduate School of Management and University of Sydney Business School
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A PIN Per Day Shows What News Convey – The Intraday Probability of Informed Trading

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 26 Aug 2013
Michael J. Aitken, Thomas Pöppe, Dirk Schiereck and Ingo Wiegand
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Darmstadt University of Technology - Chair for Corporte Finance, Darmstadt University of Technology and Darmstadt University of Technology
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Capital Markets, Probability of Informed Trading, High-Frequency Trading, Insider Trading Regulation, Event Study

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Financial Analysts and Price Discovery

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 48, Issue 1, pp. 1-24, March 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics
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Price Discovery in Liquid UK Shares Pre and Post MiFID

Posted: 14 Apr 2013
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Wake Forest University and Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)

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MiFId, High Frequency Trading

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How Brokers Facilitate Trade for Long-Term Clients in Competitive Securities Markets

JOURNAL OF BUSINESS, January 1995
Posted: 20 Dec 1998
Michael J. Aitken, Peter L. Swan and Gerald T. Garvey
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney and Blackrock

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The Effect of Information Motivated Trading Halts on Price Discovery: Evidence from the Australian Stock Exchange

Posted: 26 Mar 1997
Michael J. Aitken, Alex Frino and Roland Winn
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance and Capital Partners

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Other Papers (3)

Total Downloads: 144
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What IPO Order Flow Reveals about the Role of the Underwriter

International Journal of Managerial Finance, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 16-49, 2009
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Apr 2009
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Wake Forest University, University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Initial public offering, IPO, underwriter, venture capitalist

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Trading Prior to Price Sensitive Announcements

22nd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2009
Michael J. Aitken, Amy Kwan and Thomas H. McInish
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, The University of New South Wales and University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics
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Market Quality, Market Integrity, Informed Trading, ASX, Chinese Exchanges, Regulation

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Anonymity and Informed Trading

23rd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2010 Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2010
Michael J. Aitken, Amy Kwan and Thomas H. McInish
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, The University of New South Wales and University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics
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Anonymity, Informed Trading, PIN