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HFT and the Fidgeting Fingers of the Invisible Hand

Robert Teitelman | Posted 05.26.2012 | Business
Robert Teitelman

Is the SEC looking into traditional malfeasance -- the usual seamy kickbacks or bribes -- or the more esoteric: faster portals into exchange servers for certain select customers? This range of "advantages" may be built into the very concept of HFT. Will the SEC put HFT itself on trial?

SIMON JOHNSON The Future Of Finance: International Edition

New York Times | Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bankers and hedge fund managers are fond of saying, "If you place restrictions on our activities in New York, we'll just move elsewhere -- like London...