Posts Categorized: Finance

Comedian releases world’s first Bitcoin comedy album

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Comedian Michael Connell has released the world’s first stand-up comedy album about the new digital currency Bitcoin. Titled ‘Bitcomedy 1.0’, the album is on sale for 0.01BTC (roughly $5) through Connell’s website. The short CD features routines on Bitcoin, economics, and internet freedom along with bonus material from  some of his previous releases. Decentralized cyrptocurrency… Read more »

Meet Michael Connell – World’s first Bitcoin Comedian

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Comedian Michael Connell has just released a CD featuring the world’s first ever stand-up comedy routine about Bitcoin. “I’m calling the album ‘Bitcoin 1.0’” Connell says. “It’s got jokes about Bitcoin and related topics like fiat currency and the NSA spying scandal, plus some bonus content from my first comedy album.” Bitcoin is a pretty… Read more »

Ex-Man Group (EMG.L) fund manager leaves to establish new investment boutique

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Richard Bateson, the ex-CIO of the multi-strategy Man AHL Dimension/Core Advanced fund, has left Man Group plc, the World’s largest listed hedge fund with over $50bn of assets, to establish a new asset management company – London Quantitative Investments (LQI) based in Mayfair, London. The new venture, LQI, is a boutique asset manager specialising in… Read more »

Harper Bernays, never heard of us? Good, neither had I….

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It was December 2012, I had just finished working for nearly 7 years with a reasonably large asset management firm. In that time, my role had seen me work for them in the UK, Australia and Asia. It was time for a change, I wanted to go smaller and be more focused. More focused on… Read more »

Australian LNG – The Waking Giant

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Harper Bernays’ research: Australian liquefied natural gas (LNG) – The Waking Giant Recent media commentary concerning prospects for Australia’s liquefied natural gas industry suggests an increasingly competitive landscape may scuttle future developments. We analyse the sector to understand its future prospects with our report and findings set out below. Guy Broggi, a senior geoscientist at… Read more »