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Book sparks war on Wall Street

A new book that features an Irish immigrant to the US among its central protagonists sparked a rhetorical war on Wall Street last week.

6th April, 2014

A new book that features an Irish immigrant to the US among its central protagonists sparked a rhetorical war on Wall Street last week.

Flash Boys by Michael Lewis alleges that US stock markets are rigged, by virtue of the capacity of some traders to get vital information milliseconds before others.

Lewis's book also casts a positive glow on a new stock exchange, IEX, which says it maintains a level playing field. The chief strategy...

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