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‘Knightmare on Wall Street’ Author Speaking at High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2012 Chicago

Edgar Perez, widely regarded as the preeminent global expert in the specialized area of high-frequency trading, author of The Speed Traders, An Insider’s Look at the New High-Frequency Trading Phenomenon That is Transforming the Investing World, and the forthcoming Knightmare … Continue reading

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US STOCKS-Wall St Drops as Banks, Europe Weigh

Chuck Mikolajczak of Reuters reports that U.S. stocks dropped on Thursday on concerns about global banks, a surprise Supreme Court ruling upholding a landmark healthcare law, and pessimism about the ability of a European summit to ease the region’s debt … Continue reading

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JPMorgan Trading Loss May Reach $9 Billion

Jessica Silver-Greenberg and Susanne Craig of The New York Times report that losses on JPMorgan Chase’s bungled trade could total as much as $9 billion, far exceeding earlier public estimates, according to people who have been briefed on the situation. … Continue reading

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