IFERROR

“Spreadsheets run the world. When they break, governments and companies turn to an elite group of experts to save the day” “Research suggests more than 90 per cent of spreadsheets have errors, and half of spreadsheet models used in large businesses have “material defects”. Given some 750 million people use Excel globally, there are plenty…

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Old man Turkey

Yesterday I was playing about in KoyFin. I sorted my SIPP stocks by performance over the last 12 months. Don’t think I really appreciated some of the massive moves in there. What will it look like when we go into the next correction. It should get hit hard. Thats a follow up post for when…

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Choice to change

We all have the choice to change. “Three years into his sentence, McAvoy was informed of his best friend’s death. Aaron Cloud broke his neck and died instantly when he was thrown out of a getaway car after robbing an ATM in the Netherlands. It had a profound impact on McAvoy.” “It was then I…

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Sand dollar

The momo in crypto land is defintley gathering pace. Not just in price. Following on from the PayPal news yesterday. The Central Bank of the Bahamas has officially launched its national digital currency. The first of its kind. In the world. The abtly named ‘Sand dollar’. Buying a bottle of Kalik, With a Sand dollar.…

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PayPal Crypto

Bit by bit. Piece by piece. “PayPal joined the cryptocurrency market on Wednesday, allowing customers to buy, sell and hold bitcoin and other virtual coins using the U.S. digital payments company’s online wallets.” “PayPal customers will also be able to use cryptocurrencies to shop at the 26 million merchants on its network starting in early…

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Random memories – NYC 1

The Premiership feels like its all over the place at the moment. Villa flying high and smashing Liverpool reminded me of Reading beating Liverpool 3 – 1 December 2007. I was in New York City with some friends, we had a couple of Liverpool fans in the group so they wanted to watch the game.…

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Suicide drones

Its not if terrorists launch attacks with swarms of suicide drones. Its when. “All of this seems to underscore that, if the PLA doesn’t have an operational drone swarm capability, is getting ever closer to fielding one. A swarm that can be deployed from multiple platforms, on the surface and in the air, potentially approaching…

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Construction management

Autodesk $ADSK has been showing up on my scans recently. I used to work for a MOD contractor and support Autodesk a long time ago. To me it was the defacto CAD software at the time. Reading the Stocktwits newsletter this morning they had a piece about it, so I fired up Koyfin and took…

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