Year: 2010

THIS WEEK IN SECURITIES LITIGATION (December 17, 2010)

The insider trading investigation being conducted by the Manhattan U.S. Attorney’s Office again dominated events as the week ended. The inquiry spawned more charges and more guilty pleas and promises additional cases in the future. The Commission brought a financial

PROTECTING HIGH FREQUENCY TRADING COMPUTER CODE

The merits of high frequency trading has been debated in recent weeks. Some mentioned it in connection with the so-called “flash crash.” Others think that it may give some traders an unfair advantage and requires correction. A less discussed aspect

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