Is High Frequency Trading to Blame for Nasdaq Halt?

Aug. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Computer breakdowns shook U.S. equity markets again today as malfunctioning software that feeds data between exchanges prompted Nasdaq Stock Market to halt trading in thousands of stocks and options. Bloomberg Businessweek's Matthew Philips and KeeneOnTheMarket's John Voorheis comment on Bloomberg Television's "Money Moves." (Source: Bloomberg)
HSBC Paying More Attention to Profitability: Ferguson
45:45 - HSBC Holdings Plc's move to sell its Brazilian unit shows the bank is now "paying much more attention, rather than to size, to profitability," according to James Ferguson, founding partner of MacroStrategy Partnership. He spoke in an interview with Anna Edwards on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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