Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - Australia may 'pause' trades to tackle high-frequency trading (computerworld.com.au)

angry tapir writes: The Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC), a government financial watchdog, is reportedly contemplating the idea of implementing a 500 millisecond delay on trades in an effort to put the brakes on high-frequency trading. ASIC last year knocked back the idea and stated that fears about HFT were overblown. However, in a government inquiry today representatives of the organisation said the idea of a 'pause' is still on the table.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Australia may 'pause' trades to tackle high-frequency trading

Comments Filter:

"The value of marriage is not that adults produce children, but that children produce adults." -- Peter De Vries

Working...