SEC Eyes Risks in Rapid Fintech Deployment

“We’ve hired a few quants that used to design HFT models and worked at HFT firms. We’ve actually been working on—and have a prototype for—high-speed analytics on trading. That’s something our quant team has worked on a lot over the past year."

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Fintech may be the darling of markets right now, but the top US markets regulator is increasingly viewing it with concern.

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is focusing on t