Bernankruptcy: New trading term and definition.
Bernankruptcy \Ber”nank”rupt*cy\, n.
1. The state of being actually or legally bankrupt due to Fed Chairman Ben S. Bernanke’s Fed interest rate hikes.
2. The act or process of becoming a bankrupt, due to continuous Fed interest rate increases.
3. Complete loss; — followed by of. “Bernanke’s continual Fed rate hikes destroyed my portfolio, forcing me to declare ‘Bernakruptcy’.”
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