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The Explainer

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Matt Levine, Ello, here.

Here’s an obvious yet somehow counterintuitive thing that I believe: The notion that finance is difficult and complex and obscure is mostly a construction of journalists, not of financiers. Bankers and traders frequently start their sentences with “It’s actually pretty simple”; journalists prefer “It’s very complicated and hard to understand.”

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