Jul 10, 2014
A Chicago Fed paper proposes dividing trading sessions into half second periods.
Apr 2, 2014
There's no Goldman at the end of this rainbow.
Jan 21, 2014
Powerful computers can make hundreds of thousands of trades in milliseconds, making big money off tiny stock price differences. But is it bad for our financial system?
Jul 8, 2013
The financial information conglomerate had previously let its highest-paying customers have the data two seconds early.
Dec 4, 2012
A new report finds high-frequency traders are profiting at the expense of the little guy.
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.
Sep 18, 2012
Mid-day yesterday oil prices dropped three dollars in about a minute -- and they have kept falling ever since.
Jul 17, 2012
The government has tightened security around release of labor department data on fears that high frequency traders may may access it illegally.
Jun 20, 2012
Three hearings in Washington today, all dealing with the idea of trust in the stock markets: Specifically, why ordinary U.S. investors don't have much right now.
May 21, 2012
Commentator Dave Lauer worked in high-frequency trading until he had a crisis of conscience.