In the words of novelist, activist and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel: “There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.” The UK’s financial regulator has refused to publish its 2015 examination of the culture, remuneration, appraisal and promotion decisions at Britain’s top banks.
Belief is the most powerful sales tool ever invented; that obvious sympathy and conclusion that says “this is the right thing”, without arrogance, pause or hesitation. Trump’s not just selling. He’s believing. And the country is buying into that belief.
The Faubourg Joaillerie timepiece, named after Hermès’ flagship store at 24 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, is an enchanting throwback to the champagne-soaked Roaring 20s; a Great Gasby era of sustained economic prosperity and a distinctive cultural edge in cities like London, Paris, Berlin, Chicago and New York.
The Mick Jagger-esque crossfire hurricane of headline confusion, inaccurate economic assumptions and the roar of bear market commentators that tickle and trick our Lizard Brains into that base need to run for shelter might not actually represent the real story of 2015…