When market crashes, you thought that you can be nimble and sell your stocks if you’re in the wrong side of a trade. But have you encountered situations where your brokerage platform failed on you?

I looked through my 2007 posts and realized that I posted about it before. It’s found here:

1. The sky is falling
2. SPECIAL DAY – TAKE NOTE
3. DAMN U DBS
4. Finally logged on to DBS

Back then, I only had one brokerage platform which is under DBS Vickers online. It had failed miserably on me back then when I was trading warrants. In the midst of the trading, the whole platform went offline and I couldn’t sell it. From a winning trade to a losing trade because of platform issues isn’t funny. What’s worse is that warrants trading for HSI closes earlier, so it’s nearing the closing time and I didn’t want …