Dollar Advances First Time in 6 Days as Euro Crisis Fears Spread

Risk appetite collapses and the dollar puts in for its first advance in six active trading sessions. A coincidence? Absolutely not. There is really only one serious attribute the greenback posses that can attract capital: liquidity. In deeper markets, investors can find reduced volatility (smaller swings), the ability to access capital when it’s needed, potential gains as a long-standing habit accelerates inflows, and – for this particular asset – a currency that can be used as direct margin. So, what would send market participants that are typically preoccupied with generating returns above and beyond benchmarks like the S&P 500? Fear.

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