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Carson Block, founder of Muddy Waters LLC. Block's investigations and short selling have gotten him chased out of China.

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Carson Block, founder of Muddy Waters LLC. Block's investigations and short selling have gotten him chased out of China.

Going Short on China

Bloomberg’s Nikolaj Gammeltoft today profiles Carson Block, the 36-year-old short seller whose Muddy Waters fund is embroiled in a knock-down, drag-out fight with Singapore-based Olam International Ltd. The story’s not just essential background to the Olam fight that has been...

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