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News - May 2, 2014

Is high-frequency trading hurting or helping you?

Filling orders quickly at fair prices benefits all investors

by Gary Alt

News stories about high-frequency trading (HFT) have exploded since the discovery that some HFT traders are using technology to unfairly profit, leaving some investors wondering if the whole stock market is completely rigged against them.

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Gary Alt is co-founder of Monterey Private Wealth in Pleasanton. Send questions to


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