Madison Tyler

Stranded, As Virtu Bids Farewell to Madison Tyler

"We don't receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us." - Marcel Proust With pandemic-era factors being historically and paradoxically hospitable for market volumes and volatility, those players that stand in closest proximity to the sources of listed liquidity have experienced an unexpected windfall so far in 2020. Today, with market making revenue for the past two consecutive quarters at all-time highs and seeming to bend a long-term downward trend in a new upward direction, VIRT stock found its own all-time high... For the remainder of this story, we need to refresh your perspective with a little context: Founded in 2008, Virtu is the youngest of a dozen leading proprietary trading and market making firms in the world: What is most unique about Virtu, however, in the context of this group is that it has grown primarily by acquiring other people's trading strategies - typically by outright acquisition of other companies - from the beginning. By comparison, all the others [...]

By | 2020-09-10T01:04:55-04:00 September 9th, 2020|Alphacution Feed|