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Further to the Robot post..

Further to the Robot post..

November 7, 2019 | Everything Else

Honest, I hadn’t seen any of this before I wrote  the piece..   Seems the boffins are ahead of the curve on this one….. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/10/171010114614.htm Whats next…..Wiping Robots?   Think about that one for a bit…

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RWC-England’s Final played one week early?

RWC-England’s Final played one week early?

November 2, 2019 | Everything Else

Yikes…I don’t think anyone, including me, that thought the Springboks could win, thought they would win by 20. England were just not on, they were inaccurate, at times look rattled and just didn’t have the same zing they did in […]

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Impeachment Fatigue – Yes   Quality reporting – No

Impeachment Fatigue – Yes Quality reporting – No

November 1, 2019 | Everything Else

Let’s be clear up front…I’ve never been a fan of Donald Trump. Frankly I could never understand why he was still elected after the totally inappropriate words he uttered to Billy Bush. Actually, I don’t understand why without even considering […]

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Mmmm – Mattress Bank?

Mmmm – Mattress Bank?

November 1, 2019 | Everything Else

Further to the China – Sharpening the knife blog , the Chinese don’t have it all their own way.  For a balanced argument one cannot ignore this, It’s frankly scary. It’s scary enough to see the big end of the […]

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RWC 2019-Final

RWC 2019-Final

October 31, 2019 | Everything Else

Do I want England to win…nope… Do I think they deserve to and have the team and game to win it…yep. Old rivalries aside, the reality is they are a very good side with abundant talent in the backs and […]

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The Junior  Rugby Manifesto

The Junior Rugby Manifesto

October 31, 2019 | Everything Else

Coaching junior rugby, indeed any junior sport is hard. Getting the message across, and more importantly the right message is difficult to do. I coached Junior rugby in Singapore for roughly 8 years. I had the luxury of having the […]

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Gmail – Financial powerhouse

Gmail – Financial powerhouse

October 28, 2019 | Everything Else

What’s this new financial behemoth that seems to be everywhere? They seem to be very active in the bullion market, have seemingly endless millions to “invest” offshore, actually not really invest, they prefer to just give it to you(of course […]

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Real Time Intel – A bit of an issue

Real Time Intel – A bit of an issue

October 28, 2019 | Everything Else

I don’t know about you but I’m guessing it’s the same, my biggest issue as a PA trader is access to Real time Intel and Data. If you’ve had any time in the markets on the corporate or institutional side […]

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Hong Kong – Thems fighting words or are they?

Hong Kong – Thems fighting words or are they?

October 27, 2019 | Everything Else

Further to the previous post on the Hong Kong ongoing situation and China’s warning to outsiders to stay out of it, a speech by the HK commissioner Of China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Xie Feng, had some phrases in it […]

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Hong Kong – Tick, Tick, Tick

Hong Kong – Tick, Tick, Tick

October 16, 2019 | Everything Else

Its been a ticking time bomb for a while now.  An ongoing headache for Beijing that they didn’t really need right now with everything else that’s been going on, but now there is another issue. Beijing has said quite categorically […]

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