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9/11

It had been a normal (frenetic) day on the CSFB equities trade floor. Midday onwards meant the UK was resuming it’s ‘middleman’ role between the markets of East and West as Europe was already trading and the Americans were just coming online. A regular part of my job was to phone exchanges (and sometime brokerages) […]

Rising from the ashes

I could easily self-immolate with the white hot rage over Manchester, piled atop outrage upon obscenity upon atrocity visited on all of us who wanted to maintain some kind of civilisation across the West. This is just as well, as I’ve been burned regardless and bounced back to blogging due to my heated hostile reaction. […]