Is high-frequency trading hurting or helping you? | May 2, 2014 | Pleasanton Weekly | PleasantonWeekly.com |

Pleasanton Weekly

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.

This story contains 438 words.

Stories older than 90 days are available only to subscribing members. Please help sustain quality local journalism by becoming a subscribing member today.

If you are already a subscriber, please log in so you can continue to enjoy unlimited access to stories and archives. Subscriptions start at $5 per month and may be cancelled at any time.

Log in     Subscribe

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

Comments

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.