Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, April 02, 2014 5:55 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Sunday’s episode of “60 Minutes” brought to light that the stock market is rigged.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 5:57 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

On Friday, the equivalent of 15 percent of the world’s supply of mined gold was dumped.

Friday, August 03, 2012 10:10 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

This week, a trading glitch roiled the New York Stock Exchange. Is high-frequency trading shoving small investors out of the market?

Friday, January 14, 2011 10:57 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Investing is not always as straightforward as it seems. As some may recall, the world of high-frequency trading was thrust into the spotlight last May when the Dow Jones plunged nearly 700 points in just a few minutes. The Securities and Exchange Commission investigated the incident and traced it back to one large sell order