Tag: China

Top Ten Companies by Market Cap over 20 Years

Top Ten Companies by Market Cap over 20 Years

There have been tech booms and oil crashes, bull and bear markets, and periods of retail dominance. However, two companies which have been models of consistency (at least in regard to market cap) are Microsoft and...

/ November 1, 2019

Gold Price vs. Demand: ETFs & Central Banks

Investors’ interest in gold-backed ETFs has fluctuated over the past decade, often reflecting economic uncertainty...

/ October 22, 2019
Happiness Index since 2015 of World's Largest Economies

Ten Largest Global Economies: Happiness Index since 2015

Out of the countries shown, the UK is perhaps the most confounding. Over the data period it has experienced significant political upheaval and societal division, centered around the Brexit vote. In 2016, the statistics suggest that Britain actually became happier...

/ August 22, 2019
Damon de Laszlo

August 2019

Another interesting positive side effect of the upheaval in the basic order is a realisation that leaders can break through the constraints of bureaucracy.  Flouting all conventional advice, Trump’s meeting...

/ August 12, 2019