Online Investing in the Future

WSJ writes:

Having access to more information won’t give traders an edge on the competition if every other trader has the same info at their fingertips. To that end, more and more people will create their own unique “mashups,” drawing from different databases — from Yahoo Finance to Technorati — to hopefully reveal more than any would alone. “You can imagine somebody coming up with a special brew — their own mix — and if it cross-correlates perfectly, they’ll have a view of information other people won’t have,” says Roger Kay, a former day trader who is now president of Endpoint Technologies Associates. “It’s a perfection of information, an arms race in information.”

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Rajesh Jain

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