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High-frequency-trading debate isn’t so black and white

Good writers know all the tricks necessary to make a story great. Especially Michael Lewis.

At its most basic, the formula works something like this: start with an important topic, throw in some humour, and lean on some archetypes. Dark versus light, black versus white.

Then you push the boundaries as far as you can, without telling a lie – something Mr. Lewis himself admits to doing.