Still Want to Bet Against Groupon? UBS Has a Gift for You

UBS announced Tuesday it will be adding five recently-public Web 3.0 companies, including Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) to its benchmark index of young public Internet companies, officially called the UBS Next Generation Internet Index. But the index to which Groupon is being added to after the close of the market Tuesday is tracked by two exchange-traded notes sold publicly on the New York Stock Exchange: and original recipe note that trades under the EIPO ticker symbol and an extra-crispy leveraged note that can be found under EIPL. And, at least up until the middle of last month, only a couple hundred shares were being shorted (out of a total float of 400,000) for each of those notes... via ibtimes.com

UBS announced Tuesday it will be adding five recently-public Web 3.0 companies, including Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) to its benchmark index of young public Internet companies, officially called the UBS Next Generation Internet Index.

But the index to which Groupon is being added to after the close of the market Tuesday is tracked by two exchange-traded notes sold publicly on the New York Stock Exchange: and original recipe note that trades under the EIPO ticker symbol and an extra-crispy leveraged note that can be found under EIPL. And, at least up until the middle of last month, only a couple hundred shares were being shorted (out of a total float of 400,000) for each of those notes...