Wash trades, Market manipulation and High Frequency trading or The Market is Broken and Corrupted by the too big too Fails!

Here are some more terms you can add to your Banking term dictionary. Wash trade = An illegal stock trading practice where an investor simultaneously buys and sells shares in a company through two different brokers. Market Manipulation= The act of artificially inflating or deflating the price of a security. In most cases, manipulation is illegal. […]