Muddying the Waters

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Here in our dismal pit, we perked up a bit as we read the following headline in the Grauniad: Clarity on Burford Capital is needed...

Blimey, Banks Close Branches In Poor Places, Not Rich Ones

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The Guardian seems to have a certain difficulty in understanding what a bank is, what a bank is for, here. It's a mechanism by...

De Fault Is In The Stars

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Yeah, a really bad pun, but we specialise in such. So what recently caught our eye here in our dark scribbler’s pit was a...

The Equation That Drives The Bitcoin Price

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Now all we need to do is find the empirical values to plug into this equation. Even better, be able to predict them: Speculation and...

Taxi Ride Anyone?

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So here we go again. Just as the dust settles on that deflating balloon that was the Lyft initial public offering along comes another...

Jan Care*

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Well, well, well, just look what’s happened! That overhyped and touted IPO by Lyft is now in the doldrums. There’s this piece here by USA...

Up Lyft-ing

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We’ve commented from our pit here about the arrival on the stock market of app-based ride-hailing companies. You may even have seen the promotion...

Heavy Lyft-ing

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The future, so they say, is with the new economy. New ways of doing things will replace all the old ways in short order....

The Chicken Coop

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  We love eggs but wouldn’t bother to keep chickens in order to get any. We prefer to buy them in the supermarket. But absent...

Chickens coming home to roost?

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Well, well, well. Scaremongering and doomists have been predicting the end of Britain once we Brits leave the European Union—and a double dose of...