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Stop blaming the machines: Algorithms aren’t causing the wild market swings

Big fund managers tend to blame algorithmic trading when things go haywire in the stock market. But there are other factors adding complexity to this argument: A boom in disparate trading platforms makes price discovery difficult, and low trading volume. “The electronification era remains one of the lowest-volatility periods on […]
Stop blaming the machines: Algorithms aren’t causing the wild market swings