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IBKR’s Hottest Shorts as of 9-23-2021

Largest Short Values of Stocks at IBKR

RankStockDescription
1LCIDLUCID GROUP INC
2DIDIDIDI GLOBAL INC
3NKLANIKOLA CORP
4YMMFULL TRUCK ALLIANCE -SPN ADR
5TIGRUP FINTECH HOLDING LTD – ADR
6SAVACASSAVA SCIENCES INC
7GOEVCANOO INC
8CVACCUREVAC NV
9ENICENEL CHILE SA-ADR
10RIDELORDSTOWN MOTORS CORP-CL A
Excludes stocks with borrow fees less than 1%
Largest Short Values of Stocks at IBKR

Largest Short Values of ETFs at IBKR

RankETFDescription
1IWMISHARES RUSSELL 2000 ETF
2ARKKARK INNOVATION ETF
3VXXIPATH SERIES B S&P 500 VIX
4UPROPROSHARES ULTRAPRO S&P 500
5HYGISHARES IBOXX HIGH YLD CORP
6IWOISHARES RUSSELL 2000 GROWTH
7UVXYPROSHARES ULTRA VIX ST FUTUR
8TQQQPROSHARES ULTRAPRO QQQ
9SPXSDIREXION DLY S&P 500 BEAR 3X
10SDSPROSHARES ULTRASHORT S&P500
Excludes ETFs with borrow fees less than 1%
Largest Short Values of ETFs at IBKR

Most Requested Stocks from the Securities Lending Desk

RankStockDescription
1ZIVOZIVO BIOSCIENCE INC
2ATERATERIAN INC
3HLBZHELBIZ INC
4CRVSCORVUS PHARMACEUTICALS INC
5EDSAEDESA BIOTECH INC
6MRMMEDIROM HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOG
7MRINMARIN SOFTWARE INC
8GMEGAMESTOP CORP-CLASS A
9RNAZTRANSCODE THERAPEUTICS INC
10NNVCNANOVIRICIDES INC
Includes requests from the past week
Most Requested Stocks from the Securities Lending Desk

Most Requested ETFs from the Securities Lending Desk

RankETFDescription
1DRVDRX DLY REAL ESTATE BEAR 3X
2UVXYPROSHARES ULTRA VIX ST FUTUR
3FAZDIREXION DAILY FIN BEAR 3X
4IWMISHARES RUSSELL 2000 ETF
5SQQQPROSHARES ULTRAPRO SHORT QQQ
6SPXUPROSH ULTRAPRO SHORT S&P 500
7IYEISHARES U.S. ENERGY ETF
8SOXXISHARES SEMICONDUCTOR ETF
9SPXSDIREXION DLY S&P 500 BEAR 3X
10SOXSDIREXION DAILY SEMI BEAR 3X
Includes requests from the past week
Most Requested ETFs from the Securities Lending Desk

Highest Borrows Fees (Stocks)

RankStockDescription
1IRNTIRONNET INC
2HLBZHELBIZ INC
3ARQQARQIT QUANTUM INC
4HOODROBINHOOD MARKETS INC-A
5FFIEFARADAY FUTURE INTELLIGENT E
6RNWRENEW ENERGY GLOBAL PLC-A
7BTCMBIT MINING LTD – SPON ADR
8FRHCFREEDOM HOLDING CORP/NV
9MVSTMICROVAST HOLDINGS INC
10WEBRWEBER INC – CLASS A
Excludes stocks with short value less than $1M
Highest Borrows Fees (Stocks)

Highest Borrows Fees (ETFs)

RankETFDescription
1TLHISHARES 10-20 YEAR TREASURY
2ZSLPROSHARES ULTRASHORT SILVER
3DRNDRX DLY REAL ESTATE BULL 3X
4YANGDRX DLY FTSE CHINA BEAR 3X
5TMVDRX DLY 20+ YR TREAS BEAR 3X
6IPORENAISSANCE IPO ETF
7PBWINVESCO WILDERHILL CLEAN ENE
8LABDDRX DLY S&P BIOTECH BEAR 3X
9HIBLDIREXION DAILY S&P 500 HIGH
10JDSTDIREXION DAILY JUNIOR GOLD M
Excludes ETFs with short value less than $1M
highest borrow fees
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