Stock Market Crashes Since 2006: Trading Bots

Taking a guess is always a stupid game as it’s a game of luck hitting the right number. Hazarding a guess as to how many jelly beans in the jar is nigh-on impossible. We might normally think that it has nothing to do with any mathematical correlative analysis but just a number that has been…

Crisis is Literal Kiss of Death

The financial crisis of 2008 killed a lot of things. It killed the line of credit, it killed the finances of millions of people around the world, it ousted governments and relegated leaders to the back offices and it was the kiss of death to a failed system and brought down entire states. It also…

+395% Return on Investment: Cars

If you could get a return on investment that would work out to nearly +400% over ten years and wouldn’t cost you an arm and a leg would you be willing to do it? Who wouldn’t? There’s nothing that can bring in that sort of return on investment in such a short space of time,…

Tale of Two Countries: the Two Koreas

There are dates that go down in history and some will be remembered as landmark signals of changing times. Russia has the upper hand in Syria. The USA is not as gung-ho as they might have led the rest of the world to believe about starting another war. Russia and China have both given lessons…

Mega Putin Rich

If Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama can get through their tiff over Bachar al-Assad and stop pulling the covers to their own side of the geopolitical bed, then the Russian leader may just up sticks and move into the US where he will be able to spend his money rather than making out that he…

Summers in Time for Fall

Don’t you just love it when you’re going to throw a surprise party and there’s always one guest that fouls up and sets the cat amongst the pigeons to tell the person the party is being thrown for what is going to happen? Scuppered and had the ground cut beneath you before you know what’s…