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Flash crash anniversary – SEC Band-Aid solutions

 On the anniversary of the flash crash, little if anything has changed. Circuit breakers, limit-up/down triggers are patchy solutions which ignore the root issues. The current anatomy and structure of the market, the co-location of servers, front-running, high frequency trading and algorithms will induce heavy market volatility. The exchanges simply cannot withstand that pressure.