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Fly Charts: Back to the Bitcoin Futures and Amazon's Grocery Weaknesses

From London's housing slip up to European tech opportunism, here are four charts that tell you what you need to know in business today.

Good morning! This is Fly Charts, the daily charts-only newsletter from Gadfly; sign up here. From London's housing slip up to European tech opportunism, here are four charts that tell you what you need to know in business today.

Mind the Gap

There seems to be an obvious arbitrage opportunity now that bitcoin futures are trading. But for some reason, traders are reluctant to dive in.

Source: Bloomberg

Data for 12/11/2017

Into The Amazon

It seems like Amazon is poised to dominate the market for online grocery shopping. But don't be so sure.

Source: RBC Capital Markets

Hard Hit

London's long-booming real estate market appears to be succumbing to Brexit uncertainty and excessive prices.

Source: Nationwide via Bloomberg

Above Expectactions

Atos has already made a solid offer for Gemalto. But it may need to go higher yet.

Source: Bloomberg

And don't miss Nisha Gopalen on an expensive beer auction: "In Asian deals, fundamentals can often matter less than connections. The latest illustration: Thai tycoon Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi's emergence as the sole bidder for a stake in Saigon Beer Alcohol Beverage Corp."

This column does not necessarily reflect the opinion of Bloomberg LP and its owners.

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