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Fly Charts: Bitcoin's Multiple Prices and Oil's Silent Rally

From the blockchain beyond bitcoin to London's real estate resilience, here are four charts that tell you what you need to know in business today.
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Good morning! This is Fly Charts, the daily charts-only newsletter from Gadfly; sign up here. From the blockchain beyond bitcoin to London's real estate resilience, here are four charts that tell you what you need to know in business today.

Spreading Out

It can sometimes be hard to determine exactly what the price of a bitcoin is.

Source: Bloomberg

Data reflects trades in bitcoin between 12:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on 12/07/17

Blockchain Bounce

The blockchain is more than just bitcoin, you know. ASX's shares are surging on the news that it is embracing the technology for a new clearing and settlement system.

Source: Bloomberg

Oil Rally? What Oil Rally?

You wouldn't know there's an oil rally on from the share prices of oil exploration and services stocks.

Source: Bloomberg

Note: Performance indexed to 100.

Priced for Perfection

Brexit looms, but Berkeley's six-month figures show that there's still plenty of money to be made in London real estate.

Source: Berkeley

And don't miss Lionel Laurent on the shifting state of the British boardroom: "Corporate governance demands, activist tilts, cyberattacks, regulations that threaten jail over misconduct in the financial industry -- they all add up. Positions are becoming harder to fill, and internal candidates are simply more likely to be Brits when the companies are headquartered there, according to Heidrick & Struggles partner Jenni Hibbert. But Brexit is reviving an element of insularity that shouldn't be ignored. The U.K.'s financial services industry faces the loss of its passport to EU markets, while the free movement of people is under threat. Bridging strategic or cultural differences internally is bound to get harder."

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