And you thought BP was just an oil company? It is interconnected with the larger economy in many...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor

And you thought BP was just an oil company? It is interconnected with the larger economy in many ways, but its role as a major player in the derivatives market could prove particularly destructive if it defaults, Econotwist says - even worse than Lehman Brothers.