High Noon For High Frequency

Heires, Katherine
August 2009
Securities Industry News;8/3/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p6
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the issue of whether regulation is needed for high-frequency trading firms (HFT) in the U.S. It notes that high-frequency trading accounts for more than 70 percent of daily equity volume in the U.S. It details HFT activities that have drawn ongoing criticism and calls for regulatory action. It offers information on the white paper "Toxic Equity Trading Order Flow on Wall Street."


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