Category: Flash Crash


That GBP Flash Crash…

And all the hedging strategy chaos.

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Spoofing! And flash crashes. And eye-rolling.

Every time I’ve opened up the BBC news app this week, I’ve seen this: Here’s a close-up: The basic summary: Back in May 2010, US equity markets experienced a now-infamous flash crash (pictured above), during which nearly a trillion¬†dollars of value was lost, and then just as quickly, recovered. Apparently, this is all the fault […]

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