February 20, 2021

retail

Ken Griffin denies Citadel uses personal information from retail investors

Citadel CEO Ken Griffin dismissed as “flat out false” the accusation that his firm improperly uses information it garners from its market-making operation.

Griffin spoke in an interview with CNBC on Friday, one day after Citadel and other market makers came under scrutiny from Congress about their role in last month’s GameStop mania.

“I think there’s been a number of misperceptions about the data we receive from the brokerage community. In fact, a prominent U.S. senator asked us specifically about what personal identifying information do we receive from retail investors. The answer is none,” Griffin told “Squawk Box” co-host Andrew

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Dogecoin? A lot of ‘retail punters are going to lose money,’ says crypto expert


‘Unfortunately a lot of retail punters are going to lose money on dogecoin in the long term because there’s really not much there in terms of interesting technology.’

That’s Nic Carter on CNBC on Wednesday explaining the potential perils of piling into dogecoin, as a number of celebrities and captains of industry have been touting the cryptocurrency that was created as a joke back in 2013.

Read: Should I buy dogecoin? Why prices of the cryptocurrency are surging—but risky

Carter underscored to CNBC’s Europe affiliate the fact that is widely understood in the crypto community that dogecoin has

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