Democratic Rep. Pushes Regulators To Limit High-Frequency Trading

From ThinkProgress Fri Jan 18 2013, 17:30:48

High-frequency trading -- using computer algorithims to trade stocks by the millisecond -- has exploded in recent years. One Democratic Rep. is urging the Securities and Exchange Commission to do something about it, using a law that he authored more than two decades ago: Rep. Edward Markey, a Massachusetts Democrat who has waged a decades-long [...]

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