Financial

Jul
01
Willie Sutton likes crypto

Willie Sutton likes crypto

Willie Sutton was a quintessential American bank robber, a kind of “best-in-class” criminal. He was one of the first members
3 min read
May
13
Yes, Terra was very like Lehman Brothers

Yes, Terra was very like Lehman Brothers

The failure of Terra (UST), the stablecoin, was very akin to the Lehman Brothers default. In fact, it was more
3 min read
Jan
07
Year Ahead: Pay attention to the S-23 investment horizon (Hint: that’s 2045)

Year Ahead: Pay attention to the S-23 investment horizon (Hint: that’s 2045)

Welcome to 2022 just 23 years from 2045. And we are off to another year in the Covid war. The
4 min read
Dec
24
Crypto Regulation or Crypto Extinction?

Crypto Regulation or Crypto Extinction?

The last few weeks have seen a full court press on blockchain regulation by US bank and securities regulators. The
4 min read
Jan
06
Bond Market Lessons from Borneo

Bond Market Lessons from Borneo

Dr. Philip Fischer pays an intimate visit to the markets of the Borneo jungle. In this piece, I summarize the experience of the primitive and link by analogy to our own market concepts. The article relates a trip, its geography, and its juxtaposition with our culture.
3 min read