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Carson Block Steps Up SPAC Attacks, Citing ‘Predatory’ Behavior

Short-seller Carson Block said he’s building bets against more special purpose acquisition companies and that some retail investors will fall victim to “predatory plays.”

“There are just so many that are dodgy,” Block, the chief executive officer of Muddy Waters Capital, said Monday in a phone interview, declining to identify his latest targets. “The market is a scam -- and it’s here to stay.”