“Former Equifax Manager Is Charged,” The Wall Street Journal, June 29, 2018 B3. To respond to the huge privacy breach at Equifax last year, the company set up a website to help some of those affected. The former software manager setting up that website bought some options, betting that Equifax’s stock would go down once the breach was discovered. He faces criminal and civil charges.
Who would have thought a software engineer needed insider trading education?