October 10, 2013 – Jeffrey G. MacIntosh
High frequency trading is not the bane of capital markets that critics make it out to be, according to a report released today by the C.D. Howe Institute. In “High Frequency Traders: Angels or Devils?” author Jeffrey G. MacIntosh weighs the effects of lightening fast, automated trading on capital markets and finds that, overall, it is having beneficial effects.
For the report go to: http://www.cdhowe.org/pdf/Commentary_391.pdf