How Porsche Tricked Hedge Funds out of BILLIONS

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Porsche wanted to buy stock in Volkswagen- a little too much stock. It turns out, Porsche wanted to OWN Volkswagen! What was their plan to trick the stock market? And how did it fail?

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  1. momble

    momblePřed 3 hodinami

    Doesn’t the Porsche family own vw?

  2. Lam Le

    Lam LePřed 18 hodinami

    That’s what we need to do with AMC

  3. Dena Palmer

    Dena PalmerPřed 3 dny

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    $AMC $GME buy hodl 💎🙌🦍🦆

  5. orlando o.

    orlando o.Před 3 dny

    So basically in simple words instead of porsche buying VW, VW pulled a reverse card and bought porsche instead

  6. Глеб глеб

    Глеб глебPřed dnem

    Porshe SE main owner VW,reverse card didn’t work google about Porsche SE own VW

  7. Daniel Hinterleitner

    Daniel HinterleitnerPřed 3 dny

    Your Piech spelling was good tbh. The “ie” is mir like a longer spelled “i”. So for you it like peech.

  8. Eduardo Ochoa

    Eduardo OchoaPřed 3 dny

    They’re doing the same thing with $AMC. Buy amc now it’ll go up to 500$

  9. Top Gun

    Top GunPřed 3 dny

    Great Video! Well done 👍

  10. Nick Keane

    Nick KeanePřed 4 dny

    explain to car guys how government is the enemy of business, without explaining to car guys how government is the enemy of business...

  11. midnightgolfer

    midnightgolferPřed 5 dny

    reverse backflip - brought to you by cronyism and government fingers in too many pies

  12. Loudness Junior

    Loudness JuniorPřed 7 dny

    The biggest winner was qatari investment agency. They got significant shares on vw group for cheap

  13. ian wisniewski

    ian wisniewskiPřed 8 dny

    The materialistic parade immunophenotypically repair because pie steadily saw aboard a incandescent attraction. quarrelsome, puny hyacinth

  14. Nhan Ha

    Nhan HaPřed 9 dny

    When you have so much money you can manipulate the market

  15. Jake MacTaggart

    Jake MacTaggartPřed 11 dny

    Man this guy thinks he is so hilarious .... you're not

  16. irene lim

    irene limPřed 12 dny

    I have no sympathy for hedge funds .

  17. Maximilian Kohler

    Maximilian KohlerPřed 13 dny

    What about Porsche holdings? That owns 53,3% of Volkswagen voting shares?

  18. Ben Son

    Ben SonPřed 13 dny


  19. Kevin Deal

    Kevin DealPřed 14 dny

    More info fewer jokes please.

  20. yokaistretch

    yokaistretchPřed 15 dny

    Gamestop went through a gamma squeeze, the actual short squeeze has yet to happen because hedge funds have yet to cover their shorts for GME and AMC. It is still short over 100% and retail investors own the majority float for both stocks.

  21. Franz Liszt

    Franz LisztPřed dnem

    Why are you lying? GME's short interest is 15%.

  22. Dakota Day

    Dakota DayPřed 16 dny

    FYI: GameStop did not short squeeze. But it will as will AMC. Thanks for the awesome video guys

  23. Bad MontageGuy

    Bad MontageGuyPřed 16 dny

    Kind of fucked that the government knee capped the deal, raised the requirements when bested.

  24. Jonas V

    Jonas VPřed 16 dny

    You just pointed out its lower saxony that owns 20% and 5seconds later show a picture of the federal parliament, why do you do that?

  25. ottopuppy

    ottopuppyPřed 16 dny

    So what you are saying is my old Porsche Cayanne S saved the company

  26. Arjun Singh

    Arjun SinghPřed 18 dny

    I subbed to Donut to learn about cars not for this leftist political bullshit.

  27. Carl Soll

    Carl SollPřed 19 dny

    More like this please

  28. G Money

    G MoneyPřed 19 dny

    lol AMC TO THE MOON!

  29. HaxorMy

    HaxorMyPřed 19 dny

    Essentially if Porsche would've gotten that loan from the Qatar investors it would've resulted into even more astronomical numbers on the VW/Porsche stock prices, something tells me Hedgefunds soybabies cried to Mama merkel and the banks to avoid such a thing from happening. Hedgefunds really deserve to go the way of the dinosaur.

  30. Shoeshine 9

    Shoeshine 9Před 20 dny

    AMC to the moooon

  31. Nalebi100

    Nalebi100Před 21 dnem

    Stock broker and (largely useless) finance degree here. "A short sale is when a HEDGE FUND...." False. Stop right there. ANYONE can short stocks and when you have a little experience, you sometimes SHOULD short stocks. Short selling has been around for hundreds of years and IT IS A LEGITIMATE STRATEGY.

  32. colmon9

    colmon9Před 21 dnem


  33. F Rolff

    F RolffPřed 24 dny

    Great video except the about face for the merger vs the takeover was taxes. The Porsche Family through Porsche Holding SE simply could not afford the tax bill owed after the takeover. Porsche itself already being in debt had little wiggle room. Wolfgang Porsche and Ferdinand Piech, cousins, faced off against one another and seemingly Piech won at first. The about face takeover was turned into a merger to avoid taxes. VW simply acquired 1 share of Porsche to complete the merger and Germany lost 1/2 a billion in taxes. Later however Piech sold his stake in Porsche Holding SE to another Piech Family member for 50 cents on the euro. Perhaps to keep the Piech Family’s majority in Porsche Holding SE or to make up for the diesel scandal damage? Who knows?

  34. mad aly

    mad alyPřed 24 dny

    Tq for the info.. great video dude

  35. giovanni macias

    giovanni maciasPřed 25 dny

    And and gme xxx hodler here

  36. Seb Jaimes

    Seb JaimesPřed 27 dny


  37. Ben Blake

    Ben BlakePřed 28 dny

    8:13 At least you tried and you did not that bad ;) And I appreciate that you are not saying "Porsh" or "Porshee" ^^

  38. S Ross

    S RossPřed 28 dny

    Just like Tesla and Elon did.

  39. Brave Concepts

    Brave ConceptsPřed 28 dny

    Lazy Yank says "I can't do that sound". Then does it. Just lazy and disrespectful.


    WICKEDMSPřed měsícem


  41. Christian Mills

    Christian MillsPřed měsícem


  42. Reazom

    ReazomPřed měsícem

    Sooo nice

  43. Jacob Fernandez

    Jacob FernandezPřed měsícem

    Amc baby

  44. 2005_ford_crown_victoria_p71

    2005_ford_crown_victoria_p71Před měsícem

    I understand nothing to economics

  45. V. Dembsey

    V. DembseyPřed měsícem

    Porsche forgot that they work under socialism not capitalism. Big Brother is your partner.

  46. Anthony Zastoupil

    Anthony ZastoupilPřed měsícem

    Just FYI the GameStop thing isn’t over. They never actually bought back those shares but instead they just kicked the cam down the road. It is huge. r/superstonk if you’re interested. There are a lot of memes but it has a lot of information too.

  47. Adam Rice

    Adam RicePřed měsícem

    AMC to the MOON!!!!

  48. P. T.

    P. T.Před měsícem

    Wow vw mafia kills all

  49. NolCS

    NolCSPřed měsícem

    They actually fucked themselves over, by giving them 5% of the shares.

  50. David277 C

    David277 CPřed měsícem

    Buy amc

  51. homero velazquez

    homero velazquezPřed měsícem

    Fool looks like a bum

  52. xTorhnx212

    xTorhnx212Před měsícem

    There's a MUCH more detailed story on this on their podcasts channel! It's very well written

  53. Zac's Money FAQs - Investing & Finance Videos

    Zac's Money FAQs - Investing & Finance VideosPřed měsícem

    This was actually a really good explanation, I'm impressed. Maybe you guys should start making finance videos too.

  54. Abhishek Singh

    Abhishek SinghPřed měsícem

    Great story, great storytelling.

  55. Russell Jambers

    Russell JambersPřed měsícem


  56. David

    DavidPřed měsícem


  57. Drago

    DragoPřed měsícem

    VW owns, the Porche, the company that is the factory that is producing cars, but porche holding... owns 51% of VW, so technically VW is owned by Porche-Piech family.

  58. Damyan Sandoval

    Damyan SandovalPřed měsícem

    “German engineering”, ahh yes VW and Porsche almost dieing but SUV sales and Arab money saved them oh and now the government owns more of the company 😂😂😂😂.

  59. Grant Schulz

    Grant SchulzPřed měsícem

    Please do the best car chases from the 2010s

  60. Jaxn

    JaxnPřed měsícem

    $AMC is going to be bigger

  61. Michael Jr

    Michael JrPřed 29 dny


  62. the NJK

    the NJKPřed měsícem

    It's kinda like VW stabbed back on Porsche

  63. Marylee Mulnix

    Marylee MulnixPřed měsícem

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    ok listen to me rwb porche taycan

  65. desmond dawkins

    desmond dawkinsPřed měsícem

    So how come amc witch is owned by retail investors at 80 percent and heavily shorted not sky rocket 🤔

  66. andrew matus

    andrew matusPřed měsícem

    AMC MOASS!!✊🦍

  67. Giselle Kristophel

    Giselle KristophelPřed měsícem

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  68. Curt S

    Curt SPřed měsícem

    One caveat to GME. The hedgefucks never covered back in Jan as shown by Fintel, Ortex and others. Hedgefucks have not learned still. When they have to start covering GME, AMC and many other heavily shorted stocks, they all will skyrocket to unprecedented levels. Just watch. Or buy if you want your own free Porsche.

  69. Maurice Jones

    Maurice JonesPřed měsícem

    So basically this car company that was ready to go out of business turn around and ended up owing everything

  70. Brian Houry

    Brian HouryPřed měsícem

    Donut Media has some of the best editing & creative graphics on CSdesk.

  71. R E

    R EPřed měsícem

    I like the stock.

  72. Benjamin Chin

    Benjamin ChinPřed měsícem

    Next is gonna be how gamestop bankrupted wallstreet

  73. Dr. Krab

    Dr. KrabPřed měsícem

    This is gonna be GME

  74. Wavex

    WavexPřed měsícem

    Well, Porsche wrote that they were not intending to buy VW. It seems that eventually became the truth after all.

  75. elijah davis-alred

    elijah davis-alredPřed měsícem

    Cant wait to buy a new porsche after the upcoming AMC squeeze

  76. Michael Jr

    Michael JrPřed 29 dny


  77. Nicolai Roch

    Nicolai RochPřed měsícem


  78. JRT

    JRTPřed měsícem

    A car channel explains stocks better than the teachers. Man, I love cars.❤️

  79. Yacine ALG

    Yacine ALGPřed měsícem

    Volkswagen used the NO U card

  80. Mickey Wakefield

    Mickey WakefieldPřed měsícem

    Great video explaining something that was a major public issue in Germany, where I live. Most people didn't understand the background - but they did understand that 1) this was a personal game played by some of Europe's richest men. Partly to try and get richer - but in all honesty it was more about the egos of the guys involved. Everybody wanted to screw the other guy. 2) It was shady as hell and 3) the thousands and thousands of workers at these companies didn't count for jack. EVERYBODY that was a central player in this was involved in scandal again and again - some serving jail time (for other stuff.) Ferdinand Piech finally died some time ago. It was officially from a heart attack. But this - of course - is impossible. He had no heart.

  81. Andre Fecteau

    Andre FecteauPřed měsícem

    this basically explains why the market is a fools game...all this "oh by the way" in the middle of the night...they trade off market, they get caught banging the secretary and adios to your money before your first cup of coffee.

  82. Olliver Twinkle

    Olliver TwinklePřed měsícem

    GameStop gonna make me rich


    SIMHENDRAPřed měsícem

    these videos are so much better at 1.25 speed....

  84. Kevin Peralta

    Kevin PeraltaPřed měsícem

    it's not strictly hedge funds, anyone can short, as long as that person's broker lends them (person borrows) the necessary shares

  85. Deniz Girgin

    Deniz GirginPřed měsícem

    Now we have cars like 922 daily driveable cars with performance like ferraris and lambos in drag race. Because of this merge. It is like they happily lived ever after story.

  86. Mike Miller

    Mike MillerPřed měsícem

    AMC to the moon

  87. Hegelian Sours

    Hegelian SoursPřed měsícem

    Holy fuck

  88. Fabreeze The Fainting Goat

    Fabreeze The Fainting GoatPřed měsícem

    why is wall street so evil?

  89. ImisstheFührer

    ImisstheFührerPřed měsícem

    Government screwing the little guy like always

  90. Vinayak Krishnan

    Vinayak KrishnanPřed měsícem

    I'm a finance student and I learnt more from Nolan than from my textbook!

  91. Samad Work

    Samad WorkPřed měsícem

    He who sells what isn't his'n, must buy back or go to pris'n.

  92. 1q3er5

    1q3er5Před měsícem

    nice animation for explaining shorts!

  93. Caleb Walker

    Caleb WalkerPřed měsícem

    Reverse Takeover

  94. John Player Special

    John Player SpecialPřed měsícem

    All I got from this is to buy more GME. Bullish!!

  95. OmegaProxy

    OmegaProxyPřed měsícem

    Hedge funds should be abolished and those involved with them should be shot.

  96. Tome4kkkk

    Tome4kkkkPřed měsícem

    Pure speculation that in a normal world wouldn't be legal. You can, for example, check out what is the revenue composition of farmaceutical corporations. That's right. Speculative stock market operations.

  97. Sesa Munko-Abo

    Sesa Munko-AboPřed měsícem

    I don't understand that

  98. Oscar Melchor

    Oscar MelchorPřed měsícem

    All part of the one world government. To take control of everything in a centralized system.

  99. Andre

    AndrePřed měsícem

    So Porsche owns VW who owns Porsche

  100. Alex Wang

    Alex WangPřed měsícem

    AMC Holders?

  101. Nico Dc5

    Nico Dc5Před měsícem


  102. Spencer Smith

    Spencer SmithPřed měsícem


  103. jagat dave

    jagat davePřed měsícem

    Nice...very good...awesome...keep it up!!!!

  104. Dr. Finesse

    Dr. FinessePřed měsícem

    GME to the moon

  105. 하나루

    하나루Před 3 dny

    @Dr. Finesse u also think gme would be much more bigger moass than amc don't u?

  106. Dr. Finesse

    Dr. FinessePřed měsícem

    @Diego Reyes lmao the float size of GameStop says other wise the leadership of GameStop says other wise, and first of all it’s not wrong stock when covid happened a lot of companies got targeted for short selling yeah amc will squeeZe but your a clown if you think amc will squeeze higher

  107. Diego Reyes

    Diego ReyesPřed měsícem

    wrong stock bud 🍿🎥