• 'Big Short' investor Michael Burry teases a bet against crypto - and warns market speculation has reached historic levels

    2 days ago - By Business Insider

    Michael Burry.
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    Michael Burry is considering placing a wager against cryptocurrencies.
    "The Big Short" investor asked on Twitter how he could bet against the digital coins.
    Burry warned that market speculation has likely reached unprecedented levels.
    Michael Burry, who made his name and fortune by betting against the housing bubble, has set his sights on a new target: cryptocurrencies. "Ok, I haven't done this before, how do you short a cryptocurrency?" he said in a now-deleted tweet this week. "Do you have to secure a borrow? Is there a short rebate? Can the...
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