Eric Oberg

Eric Oberg worked in fixed income, currencies and commodities for Goldman Sachs for 17 years before retiring as a managing director.

Recent Articles By The Author

How to Break the Healthcare Impasse: a Bipartisan Approach

How to Break the Healthcare Impasse: a Bipartisan Approach

The answer is to really make the Exchanges the focal point of liquidity for healthcare insurance.

A Centrist Solution to Our Healthcare Problem

A Centrist Solution to Our Healthcare Problem

The answer is to really make the Exchanges the focal point of liquidity for healthcare insurance.

Bitcoin, Considered and Reconsidered

Bitcoin, Considered and Reconsidered

An imaginary dialogue involving the virtual currency.

Lost in Translation: A Bitcoin Economics Puzzle

Lost in Translation: A Bitcoin Economics Puzzle

There's talk of a bitcoin exchange-traded fund. That prospect could bring a host of problems to the fore.

Abacus vs. 'The Ultras'

For my money, the mega-levered ETFs are far more insidious than the much-maligned synthetic CDO.