As we know from this site, the agents of the fed are the prime movers and shakers of the market. However, the machines are gaining more and more significance as time goes on. Nowadays, computer algorithm trading now accounts for roughly 30% of all market price action.
Super quick computers and advanced mathematical formulas have taken some of the human element out of trading for some. Algorithms which seem to have a life of their own are growing. Artificial intelligence in the markets is not a thing of the future and something that is real and exists today.
Check out this great documentary about this underground world of trading with Haim Bodek a algo-developer.
Would you like to know more about the machines and the agents of the fed? See our advanced members price action course. Where we explore how to read the charts to spot for these market movers.