Virtu’s IPO set to land, a year after postponement-Reuters

Shares of Virtu Financial Inc (VIRT.O), an electronic market maker that postponed its IPO a year ago amid the furor over Michael Lewis’ book “Flash Boys,” are slated to begin trading on Thursday in a possible sign that public angst over “high-frequency” trading is waning, Reuters reported.


peHUB First Read

This rainy Friday morning, First Read has news the Chicago Sun-Times is the first major newspaper to accept bitcoin, some public agencies in California forgo receiving venture capital performance data to avoid reporting it to the public and a radar detector that harnesses crowdsourcing to avoid highway patrol.

peHUB Second Opinion 5.12.10

Carried Interest Taxes: The Obama reckoning has come.
Related: KKR is afraid of interference from the gubmint.

Flash Crash: We just had a hearing yesterday; yet another panel is coming. This crash is the best thing to happen for bureaucracy since the Kremlin.

The Fed: Its superpowers remain intact; it will continue to oversee small banks.

SAP: It’s buying Sybase for $5.25 billion. Like so much in life, the deal is really about Oracle.

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