"Secret traders" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 27 Dec 2023

"Secret traders" NYT crossword answer is:

SPIES (5 letters length)

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The New York Times crossword puzzle on December 27, 2023, featured the clue "Secret traders" for which the answer was "black marketeers". This clue references the illegal activity of buying and selling goods and services on the black market, which is a hidden economy that operates outside of the law. This type of trading is often associated with organized crime and can involve anything from drugs and weapons to stolen goods and counterfeit items. It is a dangerous and often lucrative business that is unfortunately still prevalent in many parts of the world.

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Olivia Langford
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Olivia Langford is the Senior Editor for NY Crossword Today. Armed with a degree in marketing management, she also has an excellent grasp of business strategies and communication trends. She has served as a consultant for a few companies who were looking to improve their stakeholder management — her efforts have resulted in at least 10% increase in sales as well as 5% increase in positive feedback for those brands. Beyond her accomplishments in the business world, Olivia remains deeply committed to social and environmental causes. Through her advocacy efforts, she has championed issues related to sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and corporate social responsibility. A mother of three kids, Olivia lives in a quaint little house in the Indiana countryside. When not working, she can be found tending to her garden.

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