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Short-term trading is not performed by humans nowadays; it's done by algorithms implemented by mathematicians and *software engineers*.
That's why it's called the "virtual/unreal economy": it's performed on a time scale far away from any human time scale and no one has any clue about what they're actually trading.
Posted Mar 30, 2012 7:09 UTC (Fri) by man_ls (subscriber, #15091)
Perhaps Goldman Sachs maintains a large internal library for short-term trading and they don't want it to grow any larger...
Posted Mar 30, 2012 11:28 UTC (Fri) by jwakely (subscriber, #60262)
being a VP entails a lot of political responsibilities, at least in the organizations I have seen
Posted Mar 30, 2012 12:33 UTC (Fri) by man_ls (subscriber, #15091)
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