High-frequency trading (HFT) is based on proprietary algorithms developed to execute trades in a fraction of a second, much quicker than any human is possible and processing much more information. Regulators are worried that HFT is inherently unfair and disadvantages retail traders while industry players believe HFT adds liquidity to the market.
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