Chairman’s Blog

Damon de Laszlo

March 2017

Since my thoughts at the beginning of February, which followed a few intensive days in Washington DC, nothing has happened to change my view of Trump. He is, however, proving...

/ March 28, 2017
Damon de Laszlo

February 2017

The economic dislocation following the financial crisis is receding and business in general seems to have adjusted to a world of growing uncertainty on the political as well as the legislative front.  Perhaps...

/ February 7, 2017
Damon de Laszlo

October 2016

For the last twenty years, we have been living in a period during which a generation has forgotten that debt has to be paid down and debt destruction, often discussed and experienced in the last century, has been forgotten about....

/ October 20, 2016
Damon de Laszlo

September 2016

Like a drug, increasing QE is less and less effective.  The actions of the Bank of England post-Brexit are for this reason extremely worrying and will cause many more problems down the road for banking...

/ September 14, 2016