NYSE Floor Traders Share 9/11 Memories

Posted by Wealth Wire - Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

You've certainly seen footage of the franctic floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Arms are flailing, traders are shouting "Buy!" or "Sell!". But no amount of market chaos could have prepared floor traders for what happened on 9/11...

As the tenth anniversary draws near, a few traders have shared their experience of that fateful day.

From The Street:


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