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  2. Michael Lewis and His New Book on High Frequency Trading

    Editor note: There's also a a good complement to this post: Do You Think The Market is Rigged For the last year Michael Lewis, the writer of the Big Short, has been writing his new book Flashboys. Flashboys discusses the topic of High frequency tradi ...

    68 comments - 3 silver bananas - Apr 5 2014 - 8:00pm -

  3. HFT Firms Place Trades with Military Towers

    The topic of High Frequency Trading (HFT) has been getting a lot of attention lately, partly due to Michael Lewis ' new book "Flash Boys." For those of you not familiar with the subject, the practice of HFT simply boils down to firms trying ...

    5 comments - 2 silver bananas - Aug 11 2014 - 8:00pm -

  4. Do you think the markets are rigged?

    In the CNBC article below it speaks about reforming and implementing more regulations on the equity markets and specifically on HFT. Do you think it will actually change anything or will it just urge the firms who engage in HFT to find new ways to do it/b ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jul 28 2016 - 12:33pm -

  5. Spoofing (My first post!)

    Trader Navinder Sarao was taken in by authorities yesterday after being accused of playing part in the 2010 'Flash Crash'. Based out of his West London home, he used a more sophisticated version of commercially available software which aided in ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Apr 23 2015 - 11:16am -

  6. Flash Boys

    What does everyone think about Michael Lewis ' new book/the press surrounding it? High Frequency Trading ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Apr 1 2014 - 4:31pm -