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Dr. John Bates

Anyone for Tea and Sympathy with Beleaguered HFT Firms?

Guest columnist John Bates wonders if anyone feels bad for the high-frequency trading firms that are now facing lawsuits, sluggish markets and regulators.

Traders Poll

Do you expect more SEC investigations into order routing or handling?

Yes

83%

No

17%

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12 Great Trading Books for the Holidays

Wall Street Women (Melissa S. Fisher) Wall Street Women (Anne B. Fisher) Automate This: How Algorithms Came to Rule Our World (Christopher Steiner)
Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World   (Michael Lewis) The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine  (Michael Lewis) Liar's Poker  (Michael Lewis) Broken Markets: How High Frequency Trading and Predatory Practices on Wall Street are Destroying Investor Confidence and Your Portfolio   (Sal L. Arnuk, Joseph C. Saluzzi)
Wall Street: A History, Updated Edition (Charles R. Geisst) Jesse Livermore: World's Greatest Stock Trader (Richard Smitten) Entries & Exits: Visits to 16 Trading Rooms (Alexander Elder) Pit Bull: Lessons from Wall Street's Champion Day Trader (Martin Schwartz)
One Good Trade: Inside the Highly Competitive World of Proprietary Trading   (Mike Bellafiore)

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