抗疫Mr Burlingame said Judge Kendall had considered Mr Sarao's crimes in the "proper context", which had included complaining to market officials about spoofing by other traders.
無國界愛Mr Sarao saw his trades as a way to "fight fire with fire", Mr Burlingame added.
心零時差The case against Mr Sarao, filed in federal court in Chicago, drew intense interest in the UK, where he was dubbed the "Hound of Hounslow" in reference to the "Wolf of Wall Street" and location of his parents' home in West London.抗疫
無國He faced hundreds of years in prison on the initial charges, which were reduced in the 2016 plea deal.界愛
心零In court documents, Mr Sarao's attorneys described him as a mathematical savant and "singularly sunny, childlike, guileless, trusting person", who lived off public benefits and spent much of his time in his childhood bedroom, surrounded by computer games and stuffed animals.
時差抗疫He spent little of his profits, much of which he lost in investment scams.
無國界愛In their sentencing recommendation, prosecutors noted Mr Sarao's medical diagnosis, expressions of his remorse and assistance with other lawsuits.
心零時差They said jail time would not serve as a deterrent, arguing that he had been motivated not by greed, but by a desire to excel in an activity he perceived as a "sophisticated video game".