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  • Saving the world, one angry guest at a time

    It's funny what you start to miss after nearly a year without travel.

    • 26 Nov 2020
  • A curse to be back in the office?

    Some of us have got quite comfortable working from home — a bit too comfortable.

    • 19 Nov 2020
  • The wrong sort of liquidity

    Spare a thought for a young loans banker who recently told Taipan about his newfound freedom. I was drinking in Solas when the chap walked in on his own and ordered a Brooklyn Lager. Since we were the only two occupying the bar’s outside seating, we naturally started talking.

    • 12 Nov 2020
  • US result is a champagne moment, but who for?

    Few readers of this column will have been able to avoid the temptation this week to continually hit refresh, hoping for a morsel of news on the US election. Whether you’re red, blue or polka-dot, the zig and zag of the election results has been compelling theatre.

    • 05 Nov 2020