Tag: Trading

SEC joins list of agencies probing high-frequency trading

NEW YORK— Federal agents are making an unusual public plea for the U.S. financial industry to bare its secrets. The Federal Bureau of Investigation has openly solicited traders and stock-exchange workers to blow the whistle on possible front-running and manipulation via high-speed computers. The FBI joins a roster of authorities examining high- frequency trading, in…

Canadian is hero of U.S. book on trading: Roseman

Michael Lewis is a talented writer. He can tell compelling stories and explain complex business issues in terms everyone can understand. Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt, which came out this week, has created enough controversy to make him the second most popular author at Amazon after Veronica Roth (whose Divergent series of young adult…