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Texas attorney general probes GameStop trade curbs from Robinhood, others

2 Min Read FILE PHOTO: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton speaks outside the U.S. Supreme Court after justices heard arguments in a challenge by 26 states over the constitutionality of President Barack Obama’s executive action to defer deportation of certain immigrant children and parents who are in the country illegally in Washington, D.C., U.S. April […]

Victim of GameStop frenzy developing $44M Miami mega-mansion

The hedge fund manager hit hardest by the GameStop trading frenzy is in the middle of a major redevelopment of a $44 million mega-mansion in Miami — despite his company losing $4.5 billion in the mania, according to a report. Short-seller Gabe Plotkin’s Melvin Capital Management lost 53 percent in January — ending the month […]

Class-action lawsuit filed against Robinhood following outrage over GameStop stock ban – CNN

The lawsuit claims Robinhood’s decision deprived retail investors of potential gains they could have made by buying when the stock was low and selling when its price rose. GameStop’s stock has soared since January 11 after it hired several new board members that investors believed could help the stock boost its digital sales. Reddit’s WallStreetBets […]

Robinhood Hit With Class Action After Trying to Shut Down WallStreetBets’ GameStop Uprising

The financial trading app Robinhood is been hit with a federal class action lawsuit after it restricted trades to stocks popular on the Reddit forum r/WallStreetBets The lawsuit, filed in the Southern District of New York on Thursday, alleges that the app “purposefully, willfully, and knowingly removing the stock ‘GME’ from its trading platform in […]

Dark web review site Deep Dot Web used referrals links to earn millions

Referral links just got a whole lot edgier.  The dark web review site Deep Dot Web was taken down by law enforcement Tuesday, knocking offline a centralized repository of knowledge detailing how and where to score illegal drugs and goods online. It turns out, the Department of Justice revealed, that the operators of the site […]