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Is High Frequency Trading a Dark Force Against Ordinary Human Traders and Investors?

High Frequency Trading (HFT) is the use of computer algorithms to rapidly trade stocks. Highly sophisticated proprietary strategies are programmed to move in and out of trades in timeframes as little as fractions of a second.  It is a business … Continue reading

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Chi-X Co-Founder, Hirander Misra, to Urge Stricter Exchange Controls at High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 London

Mr. Hirander Misra, Chairman of Forum Trading Solutions, will call for stricter exchange controls in the wake of “flash crash” events at Golden Networking‘s upcoming High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 London. Mr. Hirander is the Chairman of trading technology provider Forum … Continue reading

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CME’s Bryan Durkin: “High-Frequency Traders Significant Providers of Liquidity, Particularly as Market-Makers”

As reported by Dow Jones’ Jacob Bunge, a senior executive of CME Group Inc. (CME) said that a lengthy study of the futures exchange company’s markets showed no evidence that algorithmic traders drive up volatility or increase costs for investors. … Continue reading

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