Wall Street Crash Could Happen Again

On April 8, 2013 new more sophisticated Securities and Exchange Commission rules seeking to prevent another flash-crash tookeffect, but some observers are dubious about how effective they will be in another crisis-situation.

On August 1, 2012 the Knight Capital Group had a $400 million trading snafu.

On May 6, 2010, the Flash Crash occurred where the Dow Jones fell 9.2% in a matter of minutes.  Finally a short story that explains how it could have happened and how it might happen again. 

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Click on Flash Crash Epitaph  to read this short story.  Enjoy!

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Flash Crash Epitaph – A Short Story

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On May 6, 2010, the Flash Crash occurred.

Finally a non-technical short story that explains how it could have happened and how it might happen again.

The latest article to mention the Flash Crash is http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/markets/2013/02/13/dow-nears-new-peak-amid-eerie-calm/1912509/

Click on Flash Crash Epitaph  to read this short story.  Enjoy!