Hedge Funds May Be About To Trigger A U.S. Dollar Collapse
Sara Grillo, CFA, Diamond Oak Capital Advisors
Oct. 5, 2010
Hedge funds may have been to blame for the flash crash in May, and perhaps there is an even darker hidden danger lurking. I think that global macro funds are trading against the dollar and it is worrisome to imagine the avalanche that could happen.
How plausible is it that hedge fund stress could trigger a straight up USD collapse? For these four reasons, our currency may be hanging in a more delicate balance than we realize.