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  • A conference call with a difference

    Does complaining about technology make me a curmudgeon? Then so be it.

    • 23 Jan 2020
  • Performance art, or how to structure ABS

    The securitization market generates a mix of excitement and confusion, offering investors a novel way to boost their returns, diversify risks and — not very bold conjecture here — sometimes lose lots of money without quite understanding why.

    • 16 Jan 2020
  • Cashing in on a liquid lunch

    I love a good story about the days gone by. I remember when liquid lunches were not just accepted but encouraged. My best ideas often came after downing martinis over a long lunch. But a recent story from Australia makes my wild days of boozy work meals look quite tame.

    • 09 Jan 2020