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“The new British government under May appears to have chosen an economic course which could bear substantial risks.”
For example, Galka said hedge funds that invest in pharmaceutical companies may request information from the Food and Drug
Irene Aldridge will present at Big Data Finance 2016 conference at New York University on May 19-20, 2016 (http://www.BigDataFinanceConference.com
But she stops well short of Bernie Sanders' call to break up the banks.
Most recent routs in the U.S. financial markets have prompted an outpouring of angst. Detractors of high-frequency trading (HFT) were particularly up in arms about the market downturn, which many of them blamed squarely on manipulation by HFT.
Five years and a week ago, the market suffered one of the most violent drops and bizarre recoveries. Just a few short weeks ago Navinder Singh Sarao was accused of having helped cause it.