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Submission + - More warnings about high-frequency trading (HFT)

bfwebster writes: "From The Big Picture (a great finance/econ blog) comes a link to this New York Times article on some of the risks and problems of high-frequency trading on financial markets and a couple of "gadflies" who are pushing hard to get some changes and reforms in how Wall Street handles HFT. Key question: when is fast trading too fast?"

"Consider a spherical bear, in simple harmonic motion..." -- Professor in the UCB physics department