Mar 18, · Naked shorting is the illegal practice of short selling shares that have not been affirmatively determined to exist. Ordinarily, traders must borrow a stock, or determine that it .
Naked short selling, or naked shorting, is the practice of short-selling a tradable asset of any kind without first borrowing the security or ensuring that the security can be borrowed, as is conventionally done in a short sale.
Oct 05, · Continuing with the theme of naked short-selling, I have a video that was given to me last week that will allow people to see how naked short-selling can take place. This video is only 31 seconds long and what it shows is a day-trader trying to sell short shares in a major NYSE-traded stock.