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I've been away for a while.
In the interim, I've NOT become a paragliding instructor.
But, I did get close to investing in a chalet in St Andre Les Alpes to build a centre of flying excellence. … more
OK. Here’s the rub.
On the basis that only humans and ants (for all the wrong reasons) are capable of altruism, for the last 2 years or so, I have been endeavouring to bootstrap start-up businesses, … more
I went for a job interview recently. Not, at first blush an unusual event. But unusual for me as I haven't had a "proper job" for the last 18 years.
Nevertheless, it was a job that I wanted rather … more
I'm pretty sure that no one reads this blog so, although I try to keep it professional and to the point, it's tempting to use it more as a personal journal or diary so please excuse any … more
Hi. It’s been a little while since I posted here and a lot has gone on in the world of crypto$.
Also, there have been a lot of things going around in my head which I wanted to try to put together in … more
It's been a crazy week for bitcoin and personally I'm waiting for a significant price correction as I believe it's hugely overvalued.
It's also not serving the purposes it was established for, as … more
My twin brother is a banking analyst in the City working for a well known US asset management company.
As you can imagine from the nature of this blog... we have some lively debates....
I wanted to … more
Straight from www.dummies.com we have the following two excellent definitions of money:
<quote>A fiat system is based on a government’s mandate that the paper currency it prints is legal tender for … more
Cryptocurrencies Don't Belong in Central Banks
A great article from Bloomberg. more
I've been asked this question a few times by various people and as it's becoming a more frequent occurrence I thought I'd just post the process here on my blog.
The first thing you have to do is … more