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Podcast Review | Carson Block on the Short Selling Market by Masters in Business (Bloomberg)

December 8, 2021

Podcast Review | Carson Block on the Short Selling Market by Masters in Business (Bloomberg)

Podcast Review | Carson Block on the Short Selling Market by Masters in Business (Bloomberg)

By Robert Miller | Portfolio Manager at NAOS Asset Management

Carson Block is the founder & CEO of Muddy Waters Research. He is now one of the most high profile short sellers on the planet. This interview between Carson Block & Bloomberg’s Barry Ritholtz talks through how and why, through a series of life experiences, Block found himself doing what he is renowned for – uncovering U.S. listed fraudulent Chinese companies. There is no doubt that his work has created a wider impact for both investors, companies and regulators.  

A unique individual with a different way of thinking, on this podcast Carson Block shares the unbelievable story of how he uncovered his first fraudulent Chinese paper & packaging company, Orient Paper. He also shares his views on the current market environment for short selling opportunities including how companies are adapting to change.

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