The Fiscal Cliff’s Biggest Surprise Could Be a Rising U.S. Dollar

by Keith Fitz-Gerald.

My grandmother Mimi had a saying that was as blunt as it was uncouth. “When the stuff hits the fan,” she used to say, “it will not be evenly distributed.” This one came up often when she sensed that world events were about to take a turn for the worse. You’ve heard me mention Mimi before. She was widowed at a young age and went on to become a savvy global investor long before people thought to look beyond their own backyard. Mimi never cared what Wall Street’s “Armani Army” h…

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