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How A Regulation Helped Ease Way For Stock Market's 'Flash Boys'

Monday, April 07, 2014

High-frequency trading has drastically altered the stock markets — and not always for the better, as the book Flash Boys makes clear. The roots of this kind of trading lie in a regulation passed to encourage the spread of electronic exchanges. Now, some critics say it's time to decide whether new rules are in order.

Source: NPR

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