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Who subscribes

Long/short investors:

  • Review a short-seller's record to inform your decision on whether you should take a short position yourself or take the other side
  • View recent campaigns to generate new short ideas

Short-sellers:

  • View your own record or other short-sellers’ records
  • Search for short ideas and research other short-sellers’ campaigns

IR firms:

  • Research short-sellers who target your clients
  • Get alerts on new campaigns so you can offer your IR services

Auditors:

  • Research short-sellers who allege accounting fraud or misleading accounting at your clients
  • Get alerts on new campaigns so you can offer your forensic accounting services

Corporate law firms:

  • Screen for lawsuits related to short-seller campaigns
  • Get alerts on new campaigns so you can offer your services as independent investigator or strategic review counsel

Investment banks:

  • Get alerts on new campaigns so you can offer your services in connection with a review of strategic alternatives
  • Research specific short-sellers and their tactics

Forensic consultants, fraud investigators:

  • Get alerts on new campaigns so you can offer your investigation services
  • Review actions of previous independent investigators

Public corporations:

  • Research short-sellers who target your stock
  • Research possible defense tactics, such as buying back shares

Class-action law firms:

  • Get alerts on new campaigns so you can timely announce class-action suits
  • Research other short-seller campaigns that gave rise to class-action suits

Equity research analysts:

  • Review a short-seller’s record to guide your response to allegations
  • Research precedent company responses to short-seller campaigns

Regulators:

  • View full case studies to quickly get familiar with allegations against a company
  • Screen for regulator actions (halts, investigations of company or short-seller)