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Thursday, November 15, 2012
Colbert: High Frequency Trading
Voltron says: Proponents of high frequency trading say that it adds liquidity. True, you can buy stock 1/10 of 1 cent cheaper because of it. But that is not going to be much help when the stock later has a flash crash of 50% and your stop-loss order gets triggered.