Michael Burry

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Michael Burry is the former head of Scion Capital LLC who predicted the housing market's plunge and bet against the housing bubble with Credit Default Swaps (CDS) on Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (RMBS).

Here he is featured in an excerpt from a Bloomberg interview on Sept 7, 2010 where he talks with Bloomberg's Jon Erlichman about his investments in agricultural land, real estate and gold.

Michael Burry was featured in Michael Lewis' book The Big Short.

Michael Burry's Scion Capital web site is here: http://www.scioncapital.com/

Michael Burry no longer trades funds for other people. He is now a private investor.

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