2. QA Testers and Kill Switches Wanted
After a flurry of embarrassing technology glitches at financial firms - from Nasdaq’s botched Facebook IPO to Knight Capital's disastrous errant algo -- the SEC has ramped up its rules for managing technology risk on stock exchanges.
Ed’s note: Given recent heat around the kill switch idea, you can expect a strong and controversial focus on controls and instrumentation in 2013.
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