The opening of a canal in 1848 led to the birth of modern financial derivatives, and the early demise of some of the men who traded them.
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The tireless champion of North Carolina's migrant farmworkers
Excerpt from the book All About High Frequency Trading by Michael Durbin
Excerpt from the book All About Derivatives, 2nd Edition, by Michael Durbin
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A little-known healthcare provider for migrant farmworkers in the North Carolina mountains.
The reports a while back of an improbable cougar sighting in Chapel Hill reminded me of my own series of backyard encounters with a feral feline.