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Submission + - How one High-Speed Trader gamed the market and made $377,000 in one day (cnn.com)

n7ytd writes: The stories about the technology behind and the dangers of High Frequency Trading keep coming. Fortune has an interesting story about how one man, given access to a low latency line, was able to game Apple's stock for a risk-free, (theoretical) profit of $377,000 in one day's trading.
One wonders what the real money must be, especially if not limited to one stock.

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How one High-Speed Trader gamed the market and made $377,000 in one day

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