Chairman’s Blog

Damon de Laszlo

July 2016

We can now say that June 23rd is a seminal moment in Great Britain’s history. The outcome of the referendum was unexpected and extraordinary. The weight of th...

/ July 5, 2016
Damon de Laszlo

June 2016

It is likely that Britain will vote to Remain on the 23rd June, as the weight of vested interests will be supported by the status quo and the natural desire not to rock the boat! The entrepreneurial and adventurous spirit...

/ June 5, 2016
Damon de Laszlo

February 2016

We are in confusing times as the world’s economy adjusts from high to low commodity prices. This adjustment, however, will by the end of 2016 largely have been made and the outcome will be primarily...

/ February 18, 2016
Damon de Laszlo

December 2015

Apart from the normal and incalculable unknown unknowns, a possible debt explosion or a Putin play, 2016 is likely to see a steady improvement in the economic environment. 2 to 3% growth with near zero inflation is really quite benign....

/ December 22, 2015