Doug Atkin on the Finery Markets Podcast: ‘A Journey Through the History of Electronic Trading’
Tune into the first FM Podcast episode featuring Doug Atkin, managing partner at Communitas Capital and former CEO of Instinet Incorporated. Now live: In the inaugural episode, we delve into the evolution of the electronic trading industry, with a special focus on the history of Instinet. We draw parallels between traditional and cryptocurrency markets and discuss the potential of marketplaces as a solution to market fragmentation. The conversation also covers topics such as smart order routing, fee competition, and strategies to institutionalize cryptocurrency. We also explore potential conflicts in IPOs for trading venues and reflect on some key industry lessons.