Firm accidently sold 16 billion instead of million in SPX futures, may have triggered DJIA sell off. (@JesseRodriguez)
HAHAHAHAHAHAHA. I can imagine that guy’s conversation with his boss now: “Oops, I accidentally typed ‘b’ instead of ‘m’...
Essì, un algoritmo: che mica arriva spontaneamente a fare il disastro, vero?
HOLYFUCKINGSHIT! SOME PEOPLE ACCIDENTALLY SOLD LARGER AMOUNT OF NONEXISTENT STUFF THAN THEY THOUGHT!
Apparently things like this are referred to as “fat finger mistakes”. I guess the assumption is that someone hit the B...
Dear fiance, I hope this doesn’t mean that your day was completely and totally crazy. I hope that you don’t get stuck...
Wonder if ti was a “mistake” afterall. A little planning and you could make a holy fucking fortune by doing that.
Someone’s “no way this can fail” HFT trading algorithm went nuts today.
And this is why your day was kind of hectic if you work in finance, like me. (jesssica:scenes-from-my-hood:soupsoup)...
And this is why your day was kind of hectic if you work in finance, like me. (scenes-from-my-hood:soupsoup)
Firm rumored to be Citigroup. Again, how do we allow one person this much responsibility over a market?
"I must have put a decimal point in the wrong place or something…"
I take it all back, Greece.