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In Calls For High Frequency Trading Market Reform

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A number of events in Washington this week put the spotlight on high-frequency trading, the proliferation of new exchanges and other concerns about the structure of the market. At a Senate hearing on Thursday and a few industry conferences this…

Hedge Fund Missed it Again? Or Did they…

This could mean two things: The market is still confounding the hedge fund guys. Bloomberg notes that some of the best performing shares in the rally have been those of such companies as Netflix (NFLX), Bank of America (BAC), and…

The Worst IPO Nightmare Of All Time

BATS is an alternative stock exchange, which IPO’d on Friday, after pricing Wednesday night at $15.25, the lower end of its range (already ominous). Then before it even came public, there was a flash crash in Apple and according to…