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#689: A Hedge Fund, A Country, And A Big Sailboat

March 11th, 2016

Episode 856 of 902 episodes

Argentina decided that it could take on the world. They had a bunch of debt and said, 'we're not paying.' Then a group of hedge funds took the entire country to court.

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