After reading Liar’s Poker, I was in NYC bookstore and I couldn’t resist to buy this book.
I’m not an expert on the field, even I do not consider myself an amateur, just a surprised citizen that was around.
I knew what was HFT, the importance of latency, that the market volume was high for HFTs…
But concepts as dark pools, running-front,…. have been a great discovery for me. And anecdotes about real things that have happened to the different flash boys, is some of my prefer parts of the book.