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[$$] Did Soros really give Tesla a “vote of confidence”?

Alexandra Scaggs and Jamie Powell

This week we learned that George Soros, the famed speculator and conservative boogeyman/ protest patron, has purchased $35m of Tesla's convertible bonds maturing in March 2019. Fox Business called this a “ $35m vote of confidence” for Elon Musk's exploding golf-cart company. RT decided to lead with: “George Soros comes to the rescue of sinking Tesla”.