There are two critical reasons why we had to make these adjustments swiftly:
We’ve had numerous complaints from exchanges about the significant volume of small pending orders. This sometimes triggers red flags for various market manipulation tactics. We’ll be looking for a solution to filter only some of the pending orders but until then, there has to be a hard limit.
The huge number of small pending orders awaiting execution after 14:30 slows down the processing time of our execution intermediary. We are working with them to resolve the bottleneck.