scorecardresearchSmall errors may have huge consequences; Why you must be aware of fat-finger trades

Small errors may have huge consequences; Why you must be aware of fat-finger trades

Updated: 03 Jun 2022, 01:52 PM IST
TL;DR.
  • A 'fat finger trade' is a minor mistake but can have a huge consequence. It is an erroneous action due to a mouse misclick or punching a wrong key.
FILE PHOTO: A pedestrian walks past an electronic board showing the stock market indices of various countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, February 3, 2016. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

FILE PHOTO: A pedestrian walks past an electronic board showing the stock market indices of various countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, February 3, 2016. REUTERS/Yuya Shino