New York, NY – December 6, 2023
In an alarming revelation, a report released this week by a former SEC commissioner, currently a professor at NYU, and a Columbia law professor has uncovered a notable surge in short-selling activities related to Israeli securities in the days leading up to the October Seventh Hamas attacks. The findings suggest that some traders may have possessed advance knowledge of the impending terrorist incident and potentially exploited it for financial gain.
The report highlights a "significant" and "unusual" spike in short selling, particularly within the most popular fund linked to Israeli companies. . .