Dr. Iris Mack’s latest column in the International Business Times (UK edition)

In the figure below, Dr. Iris Mack updated and adapted Exter’s Pyramid to illustrate a “conservative” estimate of the value of outstanding derivatives contracts. This global derivatives bubble is estimated to be around $1,500trn (£1,203.2trn). So, you see from this figure, they don’t call it a pyramid scheme for nothing.

 

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