Zero Hedge


Zero hedge, but tons of garbage

WASHINGTON | Since it started, in January 2009, Zero Hedge has marked a new style in financial journalism. It is anonymous, and its main ‘writer’, Tyler Durden, is a character from a movie. It has an encrypted email system, so anonymous sources can send allegedly confidential documents. Its reputation among investors and regulators is more than dubious, but its popularity is beyond doubt. Its Twitter account, which portrays the bloodied…