Categories

Pragmatic Capitalism

Capital for Living a More Practical Life

Understanding the Yen Carry Trade

Good stuff here from Mark Dow on understanding the Yen carry trade.  Precisely what you should be doing with your Saturday.

“This is the question I always fantasize an insightful CNBC interviewer will ask of his/her guest after the guest offhandedly mumbles something about ‘the yen carry trade’.

Odds are, though, it’ll never happen.

What is a carry trade and why is it so pervasively misunderstood?”

Read the whole piece in the link above.

 

Did you have a comment or question about this post, finance, economics or your love life? Feel free to use the discussion forum here to continue the discussion.*

*We take no responsibility for bad relationship advice.