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A bet against Canada is not so far-fetched

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Our Saturday story about hedge fund manager Vijai Mohan’s bet against Canada generated an intense and sharply divided response from readers: He’s either absolutely right in predicting a sharp drop for the value of the loonie and Canadian banks, or foolish to doubt their staying power. My own view is the currency prediction is likely correct. The bank short is a riskier call, but that doesn’t mean it won’t work.