11 Results for

high-frequency trading


McNamee says behavior on Facebook IPO is 'criminal'

The tech investor takes the Nasdaq stock exchange and Morgan Stanley to task on Bloomberg TV over the dissapoint opening day.

By July 12, 2012


Code can't be stolen under federal law, court rules

Judges find former Goldman Sachs programmer was wrongly charged with theft and espionage after he downloaded code to a high-speed trading system.

By April 11, 2012


Automated stock trading poses fraud risk, researcher says

In the trade-off between speed and security, big traders are choosing speed to maximize profits.

By July 27, 2011


Latency matters even across the ocean

A new transatlantic cable will shave 5 milliseconds off communications times for financial traders aiming for the very speediest transactions.

By October 11, 2010


What cloud computing can learn from 'flash crash'

Last week's "flash crash" may long be remembered as one of the first significant economic events caused by competing computer algorithms, in the form of high-frequency trading systems.

By May 12, 2010


Joe Weiss, crusader for critical infrastructure security (Q&A)

As the electrical and other critical infrastructure industries move to the smart grid and Internet technologies, control system expert Joe Weiss is the voice of caution.

By May 10, 2010


Marketcetera gives hedge funds cloud-based trading

In a bleak financial climate, Marketcetera is giving a new breed of hedge funds a way to make money while saving money with its new hosted offering.

By July 1, 2009


Yahoo's quarterly profit beats analyst expectations

Cost-cutting improves Yahoo's second-quarter profit, but revenue drops 13 percent on lower ad sales and a hit from currency fluctuations.

By July 21, 2009


Broadband needs a nonpartisan FCC

Rep. John Conyers says that unnecessary political divisions have brought the Federal Communications Commission to a policy standstill.

September 14, 2004