High-Frequency Trading Doesn’t Need Speed Limits, It Needs A Better Image

Oct 7 2009 | 11:16am ET

By Graham Miller – High-frequency trading (HFT) could use a good image consultant.  Everyone from Floyd Norris to Chuck Schumer (D-NY) have questioned the validity and even legality of high-frequency strategies, as they have taken over from exchange floor specialists as the mainstream media’s favorite whipping boy. 


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