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Profile of Keith Gill, Who Drove the GameStop Reddit Mania – Slashdot

The investor who helped direct the world’s attention to GameStop, leading a horde of online followers in a bizarre market rally that made and lost fortunes from one day to the next, says he’s just a normal guy. From his profile by The Wall Street Journal: “I didn’t expect this,” said Keith Gill, 34 years […]

Hedge fund Melvin Capital has closed GameStop position: spokesman

By Reuters Staff FILE PHOTO: A GameStop store is photographed in Austin, TX, U.S., March 26, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammad Khursheed BOSTON (Reuters) – Hedge fund Melvin Capital Management, which had suffered heavy losses by betting against video game retailer GameStop, has closed out the position and repositioned the portfolio, a spokesman for the firm said on […]