Machine-Time Analytics For Trading In A Machine World

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Machine-Time Analytics For Trading In A Machine World

In the world of electronic trading, machines can execute trades autonomously in under one hundred microseconds and can make decisions to trade is less than ten microseconds. These machines are capable of taking actions that can be one million times faster than a human. Machine-time analytics is the ability to analyze the actions and decision of machines at the timescale and granularity with which they act. Machine-time analytics requires accurate timestamping of all data to be able to make sense of the order of events, and to correctly identify root cause.