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Stability of Currency Markets to HFT

Last week @gappy3000 shared the Bank of International Settlements’ autumn 2011 assessment of the impact of high-frequency trading on foreign exchange (currency) markets. For the lazy, here’s a summary of the executive summary: HFT in FX operates on high volume but … Continue reading

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Lawyers:

On a Curved Manifold? Here’s something curious about lawyers. Locally they fight negative-sum games — effectively, expending resources fighting over the division of a non-increasing good. lawyer 1: OK, I get x% lawyer 2: and I get 1−x % lawyer … Continue reading

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