How high-frequency trading hit a speed bump

January 3, 2018
by VXfintech

Category: Market Activity, Financial Times

The 19th century newspaper editor Horace Greeley urged young Americans to “Go West” to the

unsettled frontier. When he went himself, the trip from Chicago to the Pacific took two-and-a-half

months by steamboat and ox-drawn wagon. He later advocated a transcontinental railroad to

speed up commerce and shorten the mail service to 10 days...