Billion Dollar Day is a documentary about currency trading created by the British Broadcasting Corporation on 4 June 1985. The documentary focuses on three traders, each located in New York, London and Hong Kong. The traders are followed throughout a typical day in order to demonstrate the challenges and dedication of each trader.
More than a Billion is exchanged during the course of 24 hours while trading GBP, USD and German Marks. The documentary is considered a landmark in International Business Schools and currency trading circles.
- ^Billion Dollar Day – Part a. (Television). 1986.
- ^“Billion Dollar Day”. University of Washington educational media collection. 11 January 2007.
- ^“Billion Dollar Day – Documentary 1986”. Forex Factory. 23 July 2010.
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