NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Knight Capital (KCG - Get Report), the financial services firm that triggered a trading glitch in August that cost it some $440 million, shut down trading Wednesday because of an electrical outage.
The news comes after a two-day closure of major U.S. stock markets due to Hurricane Sandy's drubbing of the East Coast.
Knight told clients in a memo that it was experiencing "power issues" and asked them to trade equities elsewhere, according to Bloomberg News.
"Due to a building emergency
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