March 2018

The Olympic stadium built in Pyeongchang, South Korea, for this year’s Winter Games cost $109 million. It was used four times and will be demolished, meaning the cost of the stadium is $10 million per hour of use. The stadium was not used for a single event. Since 1968, no Olympic Games have come in under budget….


February 2018

Artificial intelligence is no longer something we just see in Sci-Fi films, often set in dark, disturbing versions of the future. It has now become reality, and financial services firms and organisations are embracing this new technology, applying it to the way they do business and deal with customers. From automated tellers to robo-investing, AI is changing the…


January 2018

As our January newsletter goes out to you, the global crypto currency market is tanking, with all the major coins experiencing a major drop. However there has been a huge amount of talk in 2017 about the influence of blockchain technology, and this will almost certainly continue in 2018. Bitcoin will remain the ‘gold standard’…