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The Markit Group: A Black-Box Company that Devastated Markets

Did a little mystery company in London help hedge funds crash the markets?
Mark Mitchell
7 min read

Someday I may SAC up and be more explicit about the Sith Lord

Followers of the twisted tale of DeepCapture may remember that on August 12, 2005, I gave a webcast of which I will always remain proud. It was titled, "The Miscreant's Ball".
Patrick Byrne
1 min read

SAC Capital linked to insider trading? Who knew!

As you encounter conversations on this topic in the days to come, it is a good opportunity to point out that Deep Capture published irrefutable evidence of insider trading at short selling hedge funds...
Judd Bagley
20 sec read

SEC brings another case against naked short sellers

Far from over, for Rhino Trading founder Damon Rein, the party is only mildly dampened.
Judd Bagley
2 min read

Did Hayman Capital Help Destroy Bear Stearns?

More on our favorite network of miscreants and the false media story that sealed the death of Bear Stearns...
Mark Mitchell
6 min read

Congress prepares to bypass impotent SEC

YOU need to contact your US senators, encouraging them to co-sponsor Senate Bill 605.
Judd Bagley
42 sec read

Roddy Boyd and the Bear Stearns Insider

A journalist lapdog tells a revealing tale about himself and a man at the center of the Bear Stearns debacle
Mark Mitchell
6 min read

On Rolling Stone, Penson Financial, the Mafia, and Naked Short Selling

A gotcha video shows how naked short selling works. But the scary thing is, the Mafia already knows how it works.
Mark Mitchell
5 min read

Rolling Stone Reports that Naked Short Selling Killed Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers

Leave it to a music magazine to cover the biggest financial crime in history.
Mark Mitchell
2 min read

Three short hours inside the SEC

And so it was with today's second and concluding session of the SEC's roundtable on securities lending and short selling: I expected the absolute worst, but in the end was pleasantly surprised to find...
Judd Bagley
4 min read