Monday, October 03, 2016

Apocalypse Redux: Trading On Insider Information During Financial Crisis By Large Firms

Data Shows How Wall St. Profited From Financial Crash

This article originally appeared on the International Business Times. Big Data—those sprawling algorithms that can track and predict patterns in human behavior—often conjures up fears of a big-brother police state. But those same data-sets could be harnessed to uncover and expose Wall Street excesses. That’s the implication of two new new academic studies about the financial…