Monday, August 8, 2011

Supercomputers: The New Face of Wall Street (For Better or Worse)

Joris Maltha, co-founder of Catalogtree, uses data visualization to show the impact that supercomputer error had on the New York Stock Exchange during the most recent crash. "There are no humans involved, its just mathematical algorithms trading amongst themselves," explains Maltha.

See another video at Wall Street: The Speed Traders

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