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I'm a university student and I'm quite interested in High Frequency Trading Algorithms. What courses should I take and what skills should I acquire so that I can work in this field?

So far, I've been developing web applications and Android apps as a software engineer.

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You'll have more luck with this type of questions at quantnet. – Ryogi Oct 31 '11 at 21:51

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