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What does ATS stand for?

ATS stands for Alternative Trading System

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BondDesk's Innovative Alternative Trading System (ATS) Transforms Trading of Auction Rate Securities NEW YORK, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing to demonstrate its leadership in fixed income electronic trading, BondDesk Group announced today that it will begin trading Auction Rate Securities (ARS) through its Alternative Trading System (ATS).
John Silvestri Joins New Alternative Trading System -- NEW YORK -- Aqua, the new alternative trading system (ATS) offering block liquidity to the global equity markets, announced that John Silvestri, an experienced electronic trading professional, has been appointed Senior Vice President with responsibilities that include sales, brokerage operations and business development.
LONDON -- Instinet Chi-X Limited, the first pan-European equity alternative trading system (ATS), or multi-lateral trading facility (MTF) as it will be known once MiFID goes into effect in November, today announced that its roundtrip latency has been measured at 10 milliseconds--or 1/100th of a second--after a series of latency and throughput tests performed by TransactTools.
a global agency broker, today announced its intention to launch ICX (Instinet Canada Cross), an Alternative Trading System (ATS) that will operate as a continuous, electronic auction market for the trading of Canadian exchange-listed securities.
About Chi-X Instinet Chi-X Limited, an independent subsidiary of Instinet Europe Limited which will launch later this year in conjunction with a consortium of financial firms as an institutional trading venue, is an FSA authorised securities firm operating as an Alternative Trading System (ATS) and MTF (Multi-Lateral Trading Facility under MIFID).