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The dark side of share trading

A New York Times article recently reported data¬†from Rosenblatt Securities showing that the percentage of total US stock trading done “off-exchange” has risen from about 15% in 2008 to over 35% in 2013 and occasionally as high as 40%. What does this mean? Conventionally, stocks (shares) are traded on an exchange, which is an organised… Continue Reading