Bitcoin: Do Hedgers Dream of Crypto-Currencies?

Whether Bitcoin truly becomes a viable currency or whether it retains a quasi-commodity status like gold is anyone’s best guess. But whatever it turns out to be, the financial risks Bitcoin presents are very similar to any currency or commodity you interact with on a daily basis.


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EUROZONE DISSOLUTION: Episode 3: The Contract Strikes Back

Termination Risk
Editor’s note: Editor’s note: This is the final episode of a three-part series on a hypothetical breakup of the Eurozone, and the corresponding currency and derivative contract issues that could follow. You can read the past episodes here:Episode 1: The Sovereign Menace
Episode 2: Return of the Drachma
A long


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EUROZONE DISSOLUTION: Episode 2: Return of the Drachma

This is part two of a three-part series on a hypothetical breakup of the Eurozone, and the corresponding currency and derivative contract issues that could follow.


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EUROZONE DISSOLUTION: Episode 1: The Sovereign Menace

This is part one of a three-part series on a hypothetical breakup of the Eurozone, and the corresponding currency and derivative contract issues that could follow.


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