60 Minutes: Is the U.S. stock market rigged?

60 Minutes: Is the U.S. stock market rigged?
Steve Kroft reports on a new book from Michael Lewis that reveals how some high-speed traders work the stock market to their advantage
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/is-the-us-stock-market-rigged/?tag=nl.e882&s...
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"This month marks the fifth anniversary of the current bull market on Wall Street, making it one of the longest and strongest in history. Yet U.S. stock ownership is at a record low and less than half of Americans trust banks and financial services. And in the last two weeks, the New York attorney general and the Commodities Futures Trading Commission in Washington have both launched investigations into high-frequency computerized stock trading that now controls more than half the market."

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