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Knowledge@Wharton on High-speed Trading: Is It Time to Apply the Brakes?

How fast is high-frequency stock trading? In the time it takes to read this sentence, tens of thousands of high-speed, computer-automated transactions can occur. Winning traders edge out rivals by intervals measured in nanoseconds. Fans of the practice say that high-frequency … Continue reading

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High Frequency Trading: Gambling Millions in Milliseconds

As reported by huffpust business. com , this is high tech automated gambling via computers spinning algorithms that count in milliseconds, soon to be nano-trading of atomic money particles via quantum physics, no doubt. It is gambling, it is automated … Continue reading

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