“We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge” John Naisbitt

News & Views

Maths and the markets

After last week’s biggest positive performance week for the S&P 500 since January 2013 there is a tentative feeling of ‘back to the norms of the last few years’ out there.

After the flood

Judging by the range of headlines the world’s financial press unleashed upon their readers during the last ten days, falls in global financial markets elicit far more emotion than a multi-year bull market ever does.


Basketball genius Kobe Bryant’s words have spoken to me quite directly over the last week or so as the global stock markets shifted from high optimism to…less optimism.

Greencore Group PLC: warming to the US

I was a bit worried the other day to read that the humble sandwich might be one of the biggest contributors to global warming…but on this front I fear there are bigger influences at work.