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CNBC's Rick Santelli tracks high frequency trading ahead of Monday's "flash crash" anniversary, with Eric Hunsader, Nanex founder.
Laser beams and microwave dishes are the latest weapons in an arms race to shave milliseconds off dealing times in the shadowy world of high speed financial trading.
CNBC's Eamon Javers highlights new outrage over high speed trading and how it's impacting the markets.
Some high frequency traders are using a hidden facet of the CME's computer system before other investors can get the same information, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Bart Chilton, Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) commissioner, makes his case for charging targeted transaction fees on futures and swaps.
James Angel, professor of finance at, Georgetown University, says high-frequency trading has not brought an increase in volatility but remains worried "about the next glitch".
High-frequency traders are facing "speed limits" on a major trading platform, which is being touted as a template for a regulatory clampdown on computer-driven activity, the FT reports.
The Dow dropped earlier this week on a fake AP tweet, with Mark Cuban, co-founder of AXS TV.
After a fake AP report on Twitter temporarily destroyed billions in market cap, investor Mark Cuban reiterated his call to eliminate high-frequency trading.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Joe Saluzzi, Themis Trading, about yesterday's big market plunge, sparked by a fake AP terror tweet.
CNBC's Rick Santelli explains how Japan's stimulus plan is now fully integrated with algorithmic trading.
Some of our markets are just high-speed casinos, rants CNBC'S Rick Santelli, after a fake AP message triggered a high-frequency sell-off in Tuesday's markets. (4:04)
Today's mini-crash raised the question: "How is it possible for computers to react before humans do?" The old sequence of events (news comes out, markets react) has been subverted.
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the latest details on the Fed's inadvertent release of the FMOC minutes. Also, when it comes to high-frequency trading, every millisecond counts. That's why the Nasdaq and CME are partnering to shave down transmission times, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Bart Chilton, Commodities Futures Trading Commission, explains why he's going after a high frequency trading practice that artificially boosts volume.
It's a bit of a surprise, but all the stock exchanges are at 52-week highs.
CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at a Harvard paper that suggests HFT removes liquidity in the markets.
There is a significant amount of misunderstanding about how dark pools operate, so in David Letterman fashion this pro tries to set the record straight.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on unusual trading in natural gas today ahead of the EIA's news release on natural gas inventories; and the Fast Money traders weigh in, and share their trade on Whirlpool now.
A closer look at private "dark pools" is coming and that's a good thing for all of us.