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For them, it's the only sensible option in a financial system warped by crisis.

'Financial surrealism': Lebanese opt to take a punt over banks

Jun 17, 2021

Largely locked out of their dollar deposit accounts since late 2019 when Lebanese pound crashed and banking system buckled amid widespread political protests, some savers see investments in export-focused companies as a way to access hard currency and get something for their "lollars"