The human nature is to hide business strategy from business rivals, so how come stock exchange brokers brokers bought and sold shareholdings in open outcry directly in front of their rivals?

This is pretty much an historical question; I know that today shareholding deals are done with applications and not in open outcries.

  • $\begingroup$ This does not seem to be about the discipline of economics. $\endgroup$
    – Giskard
    Oct 10 at 7:16
  • $\begingroup$ I don't know where to ask it in this wide network than... Do you have any suggestion? Maybe "quantitative finance"? $\endgroup$ Oct 10 at 12:39
  • $\begingroup$ Definitely not. Unfortunately this does not seem to be a matter to which an SE type answer exists. $\endgroup$
    – Giskard
    Oct 10 at 14:18

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.