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high frequency trading: Original post by Leslie McClintock of Demand Media High-frequency trading -- sometimes also called "algorithmic trading," "algo trading" and "black box trading" -- refers to an extremely active trading strategy in which investors buy and sell stocks, commodities, currencies, options or other securities very frequently. The goal is to take advantage of very short-term…

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