The Council of Institutional Investors (“CII”) will hold the next in its series of educational teleconferences on High Frequency Trading(“HFT”) issues on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 at 11:30 AM (ET). The guest speaker for the call is Justin Slaughter, Investigative Counsel, for Representative Edward Markey (D-Massachusetts). Mr. Slaughter will discuss Representative Markey’s Jan. 18 letter
to Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Elisse Walter urging the Commission to use its existing authority under the federal securities laws to adopt rules limiting the use of HFT technology. CII General Counsel Jeff Mahoney will moderate the call and take questions from members.
CII members must log-in to register and receive dial-in information for this teleconference.