Banking

March 2016 - An Old Friend Returns

The jury is out on whether advisers in the UK would welcome a return of commission payments as...

February-2016---Fear-of-Missing-Out

Every man and his dog would already know by now the hot housing markets in Sydney and Melbourne...

November 2014 - LOL Finance

The UK, like many other places, is in the midst of a financial illiteracy epidemic.

July 2013 - The African Century

In the past month, CoreData has been developing a picture of how the world’s HNWIs are investing their...

July 2013 - Old Glories

The US has never been a happy hunting ground for UK retail investors as it has traditionally been...

July 2013 - Bank of Last Resorts

Pawnbroking is one of the oldest professions and forms of lending, having been around for over 3,000 years....

Debt and Surplus

Is a government budget surplus important? Achieving budget surpluses is always something governments use to support their claim...

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One of Burningpants’ great friends has a very senior role at one of Australia’s most important newspapers. Recently...

crocodile eye

The idea banks are somehow inherently evil, unfair, foolish; or the naked face of greedy capitalism has had...

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Last week CoreData was in down town Shanghai for the second time in a month speaking at the...