High Frequency Trading

High Frequency Trading

What Is An Algorithm?

In the modern world, algorithms do much of the digital heavy lifting... In short, society couldn’t function as-is without algorithms – and as we lean on them to run more things, it becomes more important for us to learn what they are and what they do...

DOJ Probing Goldman For Rigging Treasury Auctions

While we doubt anything material will emerge for various obvious reasons, the NY Post reports that the DOJ is probing Goldman Sachs for alleged Treasury auction rigging: the charge is that Goldman, one of the 23 US primary dealers, won almost all Treasury bond auctions from 2007 to about 2011.

The A.I. Economy: "Why The Market Never Crashes"

"Things are not what they seem; it isn’t your granddaddy’s financial market. Real money no longer exists, and the rest of us are trapped inside of a system of debt slavery, fake news and bad info, and rule by fake money."

A Biased 2017 Forecast, Part 2

"Our comforting conviction that the world makes sense rests on a secure foundation: our almost unlimited ability to ignore our ignorance."