Tag: Algorithm

Trading Club is a Good Example of why no one Should Pay for Crypto Trading Help

US authorities continue to crack down on any crypto scheme that seems illegitimate. Trading Club is now on the radar of the SEC and CFTC. There is a lot of interest in trading cryptocurrencies these days. Trading Club Wasn’t Helping Investors Most people would love to join a trading group for signals and potential profits. Trading Club, also known as Q3 Trading Club, was one of the more successful ventures …
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Police in UK Face Backlash Over Algorithm Used to Detain Suspects

While automation and technological innovation should be embraced rather than opposed, they are not foolproof solutions by any stretch of the imagination. Arresting criminal suspects based on information provided by a computer program is not acceptable. A UK human rights group has expressed concern over these practices, claiming that such systems are “advisory” rather than “necessary”. Police and Algorithm-based Tools It is evident there are a lot of exciting developments taking place in the …
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Deribit Absorbs $235,000 Loss Caused by Liquidation Algorithm Bug

Cryptocurrency exchanges are often targeted by criminals in an effort to steal data or money. However, those are not the only threats they face. Some problems are the result of internal errors, such as a trading algorithm gone awry. In the case of Bitcoin futures exchange Deribit, its liquidation algorithm caused major losses. As a result, the company has put all Bitcoin futures on hold for a brief period. Deribit’s Algorithm Messes up Badly …
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Top 3 Financial Crashes Caused by High-frequency Trading Algorithms

In the financial world, high-frequency trading has become the new norm. By using trading algorithms and dedicated tools, stock market players can execute trades in milliseconds. The ultimate goal is to increase profits in a near-automated way. However, there have been some notable issued with high-frequency trading in the past, all of which have caused significant financial losses in the process. 3. 2010 Flash Crash Although flash crashes are nothing …
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