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Table: Why Investors Are Fuming


FRONT-RUNNING

Critics say specialists trade ahead of customer orders, cashing out at better prices

HIGHER COSTS

Trading costs on the NYSE have spiked 50% in six years

MORE VOLATILITY

Specialists are no longer tempering market swings

LESS LIQUIDITY

New decimal quotes have shrunk the number of shares offered at any particular price


We Almost Lost the Nasdaq
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