Chesapeake Energy (CHK) CEO McClendon has borrowed $1.1B (with his shares in the company as...

|About: Chesapeake Energy Corpor... (CHK)|By:, SA News Editor

Chesapeake Energy (CHK) CEO McClendon has borrowed $1.1B (with his shares in the company as collateral) over the last 3 years to invest in thousands of the company's wells. The loans are used to fund a perk which allows him to invest 2.5% in every well drilled by the company. McClendon and the company say the loans pose no conflict of interest nor did they need to be disclosed. Shares -2.2% premarket.