Really quick one..

..Post liberal majority according to guy from Demos. Apparently unaware the problems are slightly more concrete than that. The problem is a layer of wonks, spads, and think tanks between government and voters, who do not even have the capacity  to understand how policys relate to each other. An industry of managing the message undermining…

Ebay army…?

An investor here, seeing growth in the ‘online’ economy, that army of digital entrepreneurs. The ebay army, individuals finding they are linked into a global market, with no intermediary required. Who isn’t doing something extra? Making something? Selling something? The article says the online economy is worth the same as our construction sector, which I…

Growth

This week FTSE 100 director’s salaries were shown to have absolutely no relation to performance, and shareholder activism is not so much a wave as a tsunami, so I think someone else may have noticed. RBS are going on an aggressive mortgage drive. While considering outsourcing small business lending, as lending trend reports show the…

Brontosaurus been thrashing its tail….

In the week that the suicidal austerity/bailout cycle reached its ‘democratic’ limits across Europe, the bloated brontosaurus that is the banking industry of the Western World, started to thrash about. Again threatening all around it, demanding more be brought to feed it lest it come toppling down on those it has already stripped for their…