The National Commission on the Causes of the Financial and Economic Crisis in the United States cast blame wide and far, in releasing its report Thursday on the causes of the 2008-2009 financial crisis.

The crisis inquiry panel said “widespread failures in financial regulation and supervision proved devastating to the stability of the nation’s financial markets.” But not once in the 662-page report did high-frequency traders come up.

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