IBKR’s Hottest Shorts as of 05/19/2022

Largest Short Values of Stocks at IBKR

RankStockDescription
1GMEGAMESTOP CORP-CLASS A
2LCIDLUCID GROUP INC
3COINCOINBASE GLOBAL INC -CLASS A
4AMCAMC ENTERTAINMENT HLDS-CL A
5MSTRMICROSTRATEGY INC-CL A
6RIVNRIVIAN AUTOMOTIVE INC-A
7SIRISIRIUS XM HOLDINGS INC
8DWACDIGITAL WORLD ACQUISITION-A
9BYNDBEYOND MEAT INC
10LMNDLEMONADE INC
Excludes stocks with borrow fees less than 1%
Largest Short Values of Stocks at IBKR

Largest Short Values of ETFs at IBKR

RankETFDescription
1ARKKARK INNOVATION ETF
2IWOISHARES RUSSELL 2000 GROWTH
3UVXYPROSHARES ULTRA VIX ST FUTUR
4HYGISHARES IBOXX HIGH YLD CORP
5VXXIPATH SERIES B S&P 500 VIX
6IWBISHARES RUSSELL 1000 ETF
7LQDISHARES IBOXX INVESTMENT GRA
8XOPSPDR S&P OIL & GAS EXP & PR
9VIXYPROSHARES VIX SHORT-TERM FUT
10UNGUS NATURAL GAS FUND LP
Excludes ETFs with borrow fees less than 1%
Largest Short Values of ETFs at IBKR

Most Requested Stocks from the Securities Lending Desk

RankStockDescription
1UPSTUPSTART HOLDINGS INC
2VERUVERU INC
3AGRIAGRIFORCE GROWING SYSTEMS LT
4GMEGAMESTOP CORP-CLASS A
5NURONEUROMETRIX INC
6MSTRMICROSTRATEGY INC-CL A
7DPSIDECISIONPOINT SYSTEMS INC/CA
8DTSTDATA STORAGE CORP
9IMMXIMMIX BIOPHARMA INC
10AMCAMC ENTERTAINMENT HLDS-CL A
Includes requests from the past week
Most Requested Stocks from the Securities Lending Desk

Most Requested ETFs from the Securities Lending Desk

RankETFDescription
1UVXYPROSHARES ULTRA VIX ST FUTUR
2VIXYPROSHARES VIX SHORT-TERM FUT
3BITOPROSHARES BITCOIN STRATEGY E
4EWIISHARES MSCI ITALY ETF
5VXXIPATH SERIES B S&P 500 VIX
6UNGUS NATURAL GAS FUND LP
7FXYINVESCO CURRENCYSHARES JAPAN
8BOILPROSHARES ULTRA BLOOMBERG NA
9DAXGLOBAL X DAX GERMANY ETF
10UVIX2X LONG VIX FUTURES ETF
Incudes requests from the past week
Most Requested ETFs from the Securities Lending Desk

Highest Borrows Fees (Stocks)

RankStockDescription
1BBAIBIGBEAR.AI HOLDINGS INC
2FRGEFORGE GLOBAL HOLDINGS INC
3NRGVENERGY VAULT HOLDINGS INC
4SSTSYSTEM1 INC
5FRHCFREEDOM HOLDING CORP/NV
6MMATMETA MATERIALS INC
7DWACDIGITAL WORLD ACQUISITION-A
8SGSWEETGREEN INC – CLASS A
9CELUCELULARITY INC
10ATERATERIAN INC
Excludes stocks with short value less than $1M
Highest Borrow Fees (Stocks)

Highest Borrow Fees (ETFs)

RankETFDescription
1ERUSISHARES MSCI RUSSIA ETF
2RSXVANECK RUSSIA ETF
3LABDDRX DLY S&P BIOTECH BEAR 3X
4TURISHARES MSCI TURKEY ETF
5ACIOAPTUS COLLARED INC OPP ETF
6YANGDRX DLY FTSE CHINA BEAR 3X
7HYGHISHARES INT RATE HEDG HY ETF
8YYYAMPLIFY HIGH INCOME ETF
9DAXGLOBAL X DAX GERMANY ETF
10TMVDRX DLY 20+ YR TREAS BEAR 3X
Excludes ETFs with short value less than $1M
Highest Borrow Fees (ETFs)
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