He should hold a significant fitness advantage over both Black Narcissus and Four Shuck Men, who return to action after layoffs of 244 and 429 days, and gets 19lb and 17lb from the two rivals perched at the top of the weights, Flash Crash
and Halo Moon.
He was arrested on April 21 at the request of the US authorities, who want him extradited to face allegations that he helped cause the so-called Flash Crash
on Wall Street in 2010 from his parents' home 3,500 miles (5,630km) away in Hounslow, west London.
Something is dangerously wrong in a world where a handful of central bankers can ignite epic asset bubbles while financial markets are vulnerable to spasms of liquidity shocks, as we saw with the Wall Street flash crash
, the taper tantrum, the oil/rouble shocks and the recent four sigma rise in German Bund yields.
But there other reasons for the volatility, which are more worrying and suggest that we are now in the age of the flash crash
, whether it is a plunge in yields like last October's freefall in US Treasuries or a plunge in prices like Bunds in the past two weeks.
Prosecutors contend that on the day of the flash crash
, May 6, Sarao placed large orders repeatedly over several hours, leaving the market vulnerable to big moves when another big trade came in from an investor in the United States.
Jim Best has his string in good shape at present and he can take the 2m 4f handicap hurdle with FLASH CRASH
Those who remember the Flash Crash
on May 6, 2010, might also recall the confusion that followed when the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) went looking for an explanation.
is on a bit of a roll and can bring up his hat-trick in the 32Red Handicap at Wolverhampton.
is on a bit of a roll and can bring up his hat trick in the 32Red Handicap at Wolverhampton.
on May 6, 2010, the destabilizing event that Senator Kaufman feared arrived in the form of a market crash commonly referred to as the Flash Crash
In the US, the SEC installed circuit breakers after the flash crash
to prevent algorithms from causing havoc in the markets.
Effect on -unlikely to Market increase Volatility volatility Flash Crash
Front-running Non-HFT Orders HFT Profits Effect on Competition Between Trading Venues Riordan Brogaard Bjorn and (2010) (4) Hagstromer Storkenmaier & Lars (2011) (3) Norden (2o13) (5) Where -more are HFT volatile Found?