Interesting HFT Analysis

I saw the original article after the flash crash when it came out here, great graphics and an interesting explanation. Zerohedge had another article that linked back to another article – here. All worth the read…¬†¬†Quote Stuffing (jamming a ton of data down your competitor’s throats), Crop Circles (the resultant patterns in the data visualized), and more fun stuff inside!

In essence, there is a growing consensus that the HFT boys are causing more trouble than they are worth… let’s see how the regulators cope!