Steve Cohen

“The Global Bust-Out Series (Chapter 7): Michael Milken and the “Insider Trading” Network (as of 2013)

The "insider trading network" that the FBI is currently investigating is similar to an "insider trading" network that the FBI investigated in the 1980s--and the network is involved in much more than just "insider...
Mark Mitchell
40 min read

There is More to the SAC Capital Story

Steve Cohen has received a subpoena as part of the FBI's big insider trading probe, but insider trading is the least of SAC Capital's misdeeds.
Mark Mitchell
3 min read

New Evidence Raises Serious Questions About Kingsford Capital’s “Donation” to the Columbia Journalism Review

How a network of miscreant hedge funds keep unflattering stories out of the media
Mark Mitchell
9 min read

Email Exposes Short Seller Plot to Destroy a Public Company

This is Part 3 of an ongoing series. Read Part 1 Read Part 2 A few years ago, a clique of influential journalists went to extraordinary lengths to cover up the problem of illegal...
Mark Mitchell
9 min read

Bernard Madoff, the Mafia, and the Friends of Michael Milken

In 2005, Patrick Byrne, the CEO of Overstock.com and future Deep Capture investigative reporter, began a public crusade against illegal naked short selling (hedge funds and brokers creating phantom stock to manipulate stock prices...
Mark Mitchell
28 min read

5,000 Words About An Obscure Bad Newswire Reporter

The ever cuddly Carol Remond (“I’m going to shred this guy to bits,” she said of Deep Capture reporter Patrick Byrne) has published yet another defense of criminal naked short sellers. In a recent...
Mark Mitchell
19 min read