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Flash crash trader takes plea bargain, cops to 'spoofing' and wire fraud

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Malgorithm

At the time the backroom opinion was that the crash was caused by US trading algorithms trying to manipulate each others trading patterns.

Given the distance, it's simple not physically possible for a trader in the UK to cause a crash like that without breaking the speed of light. It had to have been a US trading malgorithm.

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