Mystery Trader’s Debt-Ceiling Windfall Sparks Insider Concerns – Bloomberg

On May 24 — several days before an agreement was announced — a huge bullish bet was made on Equitrans Midstream Corp., data compiled by Bloomberg show. The company is deeply involved in the long-delayed Mountain Valley Pipeline. The wager involved snapping up 100,000 call options on the firm’s stock.

It proved prescient and wildly profitable within just a few days.

On May 27, White House and Republican lawmakers reached a deal that would give the long-delayed Mountain Valley Pipeline the final approvals needed to complete the project.

Source: Mystery Trader’s Debt-Ceiling Windfall Sparks Insider Concerns – Bloomberg