by Alan Pyke Oct 9, 2015
Progressives have pushed the idea of a Financial Transactions Tax into the mainstream in recent years. Clinton's version appears to stop far short of that ideal.
by Alan Pyke May 6, 2015
Five years after the devastating potential of high-frequency trading became clear in a fifteen-minute "flash crash" on Wall Street, the decision to tackle computerized trading with a complex data system rather than a simple tax looks like a failure.
by Alice Ollstein Jan 12, 2015
"We have a tax code that reinforces the preference for wealth over work," Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) said.
by Alan Pyke Aug 23, 2013
But would the draft rules be as effective as a simple tax?
by Alan Pyke Jul 23, 2013
A $3.1 million fine for one high-frequency trading firm over price rigging should renew efforts to tax the legal version of the practice.
by Alan Pyke Jun 21, 2013
by Alan Pyke May 30, 2013
by Aviva Shen May 13, 2013
by Travis Waldron Apr 17, 2013
by Travis Waldron Mar 25, 2013