In this podcast series, I am joined by Mikhail Reider-Gordon, Managing Director of Institutional Ethics & Integrity at Affiliated Monitors. Mikhail’s areas of expertise include technology, privacy, cybersecurity, IP and accountability in artificial intelligence; the global anti-corruption and anti-money laundering regimes; media & entertainment; biotech and the life sciences; the public sector and international law. She is accustomed to working on extremely sensitive and high-profile matters, both nationally and internationally. In this episode, we consider the role of short-sellers in the Wirecard saga.

Some of the highlights include:

·       Wrap up of the most current event in the Wirecard saga.

·       What is a short-seller?

·       Is it wrong or prohibited?

·       Are short-sellers activists?

·       History of short-sellers and Wirecard.

·       What happened after so many short sellers warned of fraud by Wirecard.

·       Was that the end of it?

·       When were their suspicions vindicated?