Protect your business with a bulletproof DevOps strategy

Until August 2012, Knight Capital Group was a very successful American financial services company engaging in market making, electronic execution and institutional sales and trading. That was until 1st August, between 9:30 and 10:00 AM, when the companies trading software decided to buy high and sell low on 150 different stocks. In that short time, KCG had lost $440m, around $10m per minute. In a single day the company’s stock price dropped by 62%.