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Jog On
20th September 2013, 10:35
High speed traders reacted instantly to Fed - Sep. 19, 2013 (http://money.cnn.com/2013/09/19/investing/fed-high-speed-trading/index.html)


The market erupted Wednesday afternoon immediately after the shocking "no taper" news from the Federal Reserve. The reaction was so fast, it left many people wondering how any human could have read and comprehended the Fed statement that quickly.

Even though the Fed waited until the third paragraph to say that it was not yet ready to scale back its bond buying program, stocks surged on a big spike in volume within microseconds, or one thousandth of a second of the release.

High speed spekulants - I'm sure some people are very upset about this...

AtW
20th September 2013, 11:44
High speed traders reacted instantly to Fed - Sep. 19, 2013 (http://money.cnn.com/2013/09/19/investing/fed-high-speed-trading/index.html)

High speed spekulants - I'm sure some people are very upset about this...

And that's why such news should be released when the markets are closed.