A scandal brews in Switzerland where the wife (a former hedge fund punter herself) of SNB chief...

|By:, SA News Editor

A scandal brews in Switzerland where the wife (a former hedge fund punter herself) of SNB chief Hildebrand bought lots of dollars 3 weeks before Hildebrand opened a trap door underneath the franc by announcing a de facto peg to the euro. Kashya Hildebrand argues the purchase was business-related and the dollar was "ridiculously cheap."