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Posted on 15 Sep 2011 | 4,440 views
Rogue Trader Causes $2 billion Loss at UBS Bank

Swiss banking giant UBS said Thursday September 15, 2011 that a rogue trader has caused it an estimated loss of ($2 billion), stunning a beleaguered banking industry that has proven vulnerable to unauthorized trades.

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Posted on 23 Apr 2011 | 7,513 views
Historical Yearly Average Silver Data 1913 thru 2008 Download

In 1973, the “Hunt Family” of Texas, possibly the richest family in America at the time, decided to buy precious metals as a hedge against inflation. Gold could not be held by private citizens at that time, so the Hunts began to buy silver in enormous quantity.