Ant Group – The Biggest IPO in History

“Today’s financial system is the legacy of the Industrial Age – We must set up a new one for the next generation and young people. We must reform the current system.” Jack Ma, Co-Founder of Alibaba on Ant Group In just a few days, we will witness the largest IPO in...

Value in Antitrust

“Well he cast his eyes upon her And the trouble soon began And Leroy Brown learned a lesson ‘Bout messin’ with the wife of a jealous man.” – Jim Croce, “Bad, Bad, Leroy Brown” We live in the age of the megacap stocks. Industry players so large and...

Digital Payments: Part 2

“Money, so they say, Is the root of all evil today But if you ask for a raise it’s no surprise that they’re Giving none away.” Pink Floyd, “Money” The world is steadily gaining more wealth – with more money dispersed across the globe than ever before, will we...

Digital Payments: Part 1

“Get on a TWA to the promised land. Every woman, child and man Gets a Cadillac and a great big diamond ring. Don’t you know you’re riding with the king?” Eric Clapton, B.B. King (2000) The adage that ‘cash is king’ may be going out of style faster than...

Get Long Automation

“People are crazy and times are strange, I’m locked in tight, I’m out of range, I used to care, but things have changed.” Bob Dylan (2000) Artificial intelligence, autonomous driving, machine learning. In today’s world, COVID or no COVID, surely one of the least...