Research and analysis

Future of computer trading in financial markets: working paper

Report examining the challenges and opportunities presented by technological advances in financial markets.



The 3 reports presented here review evidence directly commissioned by Foresight as well as the wider evidence base. They focus on:

  • financial stability and computer based trading
  • the impact of computer trading on liquidity, price efficiency and transaction costs
  • the impact of technology developments

This working paper was commissioned as part of the Foresight project on the future of computer trading.

Published 8 September 2011