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may be traded in the future, so they are capitalizing on it by providing these services at a premium. But there is a caveat to this, the most interesting part of it to me being that the entire cycle has happened so quickly that no politician was able to pass a law to stop it (Worstall, 2017). HFT is no longer a viable business model, and has left as fast as it showed up.The stock market is adopting the same type of technology that is being used in these HFT centers, and they are getting faster and more robust, so yes, the stock market is becoming more and more efficient as time goes on. The point being that HFT has gone from invention, though something many opposed, to it now being a boring and unprofitable part of the basic infrastructure of the markets (Worstall, 2017). This is because the stock exchange did not sit around and wait for legislation, but went out and met the problem head on to level the playing field. As for investing, this does not negate the long-term investor, or the company that is about to make a major break-through or acquire a large contract. These types of investments are still where the large money is to be made. HFT may fluctuate the price of stocks a fraction of a pennyfor milliseconds, but if you look at long term investing, where people have bought large chunks
of stocks of a single company and held on to it for years, is still one of the most celebrated ways of making money in the stock market.References:NYSE (2017). NYSE Data Centers. NYSE.com; Tech & Connectivity. Retrieved from Worstall, T. (2017). Don’t Worry, Be Happy – High Frequency Trading Is Over, Dead, It’s Done. Forbes; Opinion; Economy. Retrieved from -trading-is-over-dead-its-done/#20c52e1cdcf8

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