flash crash


A significant drop and sudden recovery of equity market values that occurred in a period of less than minutes on May 6th, 2010. Exact causes have not been determined, but many experts speculate that automated high-frequency trading may have been one of the causes of this event.
Browse Definitions by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
flash flash trading