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Twin Crises to change the World

The world will survive the Corona Crisis, and will rebound in time from the resulting Economic Crisis as well. But to expect life to go back to how it was in 2019 would we think be wrong. The twin crises will change society in many ways.

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The rise of Ethical Investing

It is a truism that the main aim of investing is to make money. But the idea that investors should only be concerned with maximising their return, regardless of the other consequences of their actions, is too simplistic, and the feeling that investors should be concerned with the actions of the companies they invest in, not just the returns they derive from them, has been gaining ground.

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The Labour leadership election

The Labour leadership election is moving into its final stage. The contest so far has been uninspiring and inward-looking; the prospects for the remaining 7 weeks of the process are sadly not very different.

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Challenges of Digital Currencies

The comparative silence from Calibra, the Facebook-led consortium which aims to introduce the digital currency Libra, since the initial announcement of their plans last summer, does not mean that the concept has gone away. Nor have the challenges that Libra poses for the world’s central banks.

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