credit default swaps

Europe Comes to Terms With Market Manipulation; the SEC and the American Media Bury Heads in the Sand

The markets go haywire, Germany responds sensibly, and the American establishment refuses to contemplate the reality of criminal manipulation.
Mark Mitchell
5 min read

John Paulson and the Greatest Pump and Short Fraud Ever

Short-side hedge funds pumped the economy so they could profit from its collapse
Mark Mitchell
3 min read

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

Mr. President, Settle the Trades

The new president must ensure that Wall Street delivers what it sells
Mark Mitchell
3 min read