IBKR (Interactive Brokers) getting POUNDED!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Stocks' started by chewbacca, Mar 17, 2008.

  1. WTF!!

    maybe related to MF selloff
  2. yes it is. ibkr is very strong. fear everywere now
  3. Wow, not bad!
  4. Run rumor? WF is going to hit a new low soon. :mad:
  5. only behind LEH and BSC for worst loss......what was uncovered?
  6. seems to be connected to upcoming clearing problems . see NYX

    i doubt it is connected to BSC options / black swan.

    if someone has real INFO, PLEASE POST !
  7. wonglw24


    >By midday, Bear Stearns options had trading more than four >times average daily volume. Most investors were focused on >put options that increase in value when a stock price declines. >Much of the volume centered on March 20, 25, and 40 puts, but >still some investors were even more bearish. They traded March >5 puts, indicating concerns that Bear Stearns' stock could trade >below $5 before next Friday.
    >Comments: steven.sears@barrons.com

    If IB is in opposite side of trade, they are in deep shit.
  8. Bought 10k IBKR at 22.75 average.
  9. rumor on yhoo board that they stopped withdrawls. it isnt true. i did a check withdrawl this am and is shows completed.
  10. Good luck, no one knows the real news.
    #10     Mar 17, 2008