Does HFT have a future?

If you're a fan of American tv-series, you will know that the US Patriot Act is often used as a sort of 'enabler' to get things done, bypassing the usual rules.

According to Craig Pirrong, professor at the University of Houston, the same thing could apply to the DoddFrank act and HFT. He feels that, regardless of actual argumentation or merits, the Act can be used to kill off HFT, just because HFT is of inconvenience to some.

Click here for his article and blog.