Day: October 30, 2014

The oil man who caused a silver craze – and bust | by Sarah Gardner Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Listen to Commentary When the Hunt brothers bought up silver in 1979, a craze – and then a financial debacle – resulted. Speculators rushed in, families sold their silverware or in some cases, had it stolen. Nelson Bunker Hunt, the billionaire oil tycoon who once tried […]

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