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U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Hillary Clinton to propose high-frequency trading tax, Volcker Rule changes

NEW YORK _ Hillary Clinton will propose a tax aimed at penalizing "harmful" high-frequency trading strategies and offer ways to strengthen the Volcker Rule, among other measures, as she unveils another set of proposals Thursday aimed at what she has termed risky Wall Street behavior.tmpplchld The Democratic front-runner plans to call for a tax targeting trading strategies that rely heavily on order cancellations, a Clinton aide said Wednesday, previewing her announcements on the condition of anonymity.tmpplchld In what her campaign is billing this as an effort to put the interests of the investing public before those of high-frequency traders and "dark pools," where...