What Is Algorithmic Trading

Algorithimic Trading

Algorithmic Trading is an automated process that uses computer programs and mathematical models for trades execution. In financial markets, an algorithm is a defined set of instructions processed by a computer program to solve trading problems. Algorithmic Trading a.k.a. Algo Trading became popular during the 1970s with an introduction if computerized trading systems. In the book Flash Boys, author Michael Lewis talked about Algorithmic Trading. The book is about the lives if Wall Street traders who introduced electronic trading in the U.S. Originally, Algorithmic Trading was executed by large financial institutions. Nowadays, individuals can develop an Algo to assess the …READ MORE