Regulators Try to Keep Up with World’s Fastest Traders
By Samuel Agini
February 14, 2017, Financial News
European regulators are struggling to keep pace with the market’s fastest players – high-frequency traders.
When markets don’t function properly, high-frequency traders usually attract at least some of the blame. Volatility has raised the stakes. Buying and selling securities becomes a riskier game when prices lurch and convulse.