The United Kingdom recently arrested a man for allegedly causing the stock markets to crash in 2010. We wanted to know, what does it take to crash a stock market?
‘Flash Crash’ Charges Filed
“A trader who operated out of his West London home was arrested by British authorities Tuesday on U.S. charges that he helped cause the Dow Jones Industrial Average to plummet 1,000 points on May 6, 2010, in what came to be known as the ‘flash crash.'”
Findings Regarding The Market Events Of May 6, 2010
“On May 6, 2010, the prices of many U.S.-based equity products experienced an extraordinarily rapid decline and recovery.”
The Economic Effects of 9/11: A Retrospective Assessment
“The tragedy of September 11, 2001 was so sudden and devastating that it may be difficult at this point in time to write dispassionately and objectively about its effects on the U.S. economy.”
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