You may recall the general disregard in which low-ball share buyer Bernard Whimp is held by members of the local business community.

My post earlier this year Low-ball share buyer Bernard Whimp in action was provoked by his [arguably] misleading offer to buy shares in big companies at a significant, some say unconscionable discount to their market value. This, having dredged a list of shareholders names and addresses from the public register.

Well, the burglar (I mean it) is at it again, according to the NZ Herald:

Shark warning? — NZ Herald (click)

Too bad. Nice to have a photo – from TVNZ apparently.

Even the Shareholders Association is warning against Bernard Whimp and his Carrington Securities LP. Here’s a clip from Radio NZ’s Checkpoint tonight:

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