Time-Space Compression and Modern Finance

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Graham Pickren of Roosevelt University joins FS Insider today to discuss the unique role modern finance now plays, particularly with high-frequency trading, in accelerating the process of “time-space compression.” Graham and FS Insider host, Cris Sheridan, look at the physical infrastructure that makes this possible, including data centers, fiber optic cables, and even microwave towers, and how geographical properties present unique challenges to large trading firms attempting to circumvent the limits of time and space.

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