May 6, 2015 Has the financial sector learned?
Apr 14, 2015 Fed expressed concerns that "flash crash" could become more common
Jul 4, 2014 Robots do most of the trading. So what's up with the folks in blue jackets?
Sep 11, 2013 Competing algorithms could be the culprit. And a new study says they're on the rise.
Aug 27, 2013 What's behind last week's Nasdaq glitch?
Aug 6, 2013 The London International Financial Futures Exchange is considering a move to the U.S. That should make transactions marginally faster, but is this a wise move?
May 7, 2013 On the two-year anniversary of the 'flash crash,' market watchers wonder if automated trading could lead to another meltdown.
Oct 23, 2012 It’s fast and furious, and highly controversial. High-frequency trading is the computer–based buying and selling of shares within fractions of a milli-second. A new study just out in Britain suggests this kind of trading is mostly beneficial.
Oct 19, 2012 The markets tumbled Friday, but the declines were nothing compared to the Black Monday crash of Oct. 19, 1987. The Dow Jones shed 22 percent -- the equivalent of a 3,000-point drop today.