Markets

A Reddit trader claims to have found a new ‘infinite money’ glitch on Robinhood — one that piggybacks on November’s exploits

A member of the WallStreetBets sub-Reddit claims to have found a new “infinite money” glitch” on Robinhood just weeks after the trading app patched a similar bug. It involves an iron condor options-trading strategy and a higher-than-usual limit price. Reddit poster Aidangamer28 highlighted his use of the glitch with Take-Two […]
A Reddit trader claims to have found a new ‘infinite money’ glitch on Robinhood — one that piggybacks on November’s exploits
Markets

The jig is up: Robinhood says it’s closed the ‘infinite leverage’ loophole that allowed users to build positions worth millions

Robinhood’s “infinite leverage” loophole has been closed and accounts exploiting the bug have been suspended, a company spokesperson said Thursday. The trading platform has implemented a “permanent update” meant to “prevent anyone from engaging in this pattern of trades,” spokesperson Lavinia Chirico said in an emailed statement. The glitch allowed […]
The jig is up: Robinhood says it’s closed the ‘infinite leverage’ loophole that allowed users to build positions worth millions
Markets

A stock-trading Reddit forum has minted a group of hall-of-famers who best exploited Robinhood’s ‘infinite leverage’ glitch. Here’s how much money each has amassed through the hack.

Traders have been exploiting a glitch in Robinhood’s app to trade with a limitless supply of borrowed cash, and one online forum member compiled a hall-of-fame list for the largest positions created through the bug. One member of the WallStreetBets sub-reddit discovered the glitch in late October. Several other users […]
A stock-trading Reddit forum has minted a group of hall-of-famers who best exploited Robinhood’s ‘infinite leverage’ glitch. Here’s how much money each has amassed through the hack.
Tech

A horrific glitch in Nintendo’s huge new ‘Smash Bros.’ game unleashes an infinite stream of Nintendo characters

A hilarious and horrifying glitch in Nintendo’s latest major game, “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,” enables players to produce an infinite number of “assist trophies.” Assist trophies are computer-controlled characters that act like assistants during battle. They spring forth from nowhere and repeatedly assault your enemies. What that means for players […]
A horrific glitch in Nintendo’s huge new ‘Smash Bros.’ game unleashes an infinite stream of Nintendo characters