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      I actually appreciate this, from the HSBC AM Global Head of Responsible Investing, Stuart Kirk: “At a big bank like ours, what do people think the average loan length is?” he asked. “It is six years. What happens to the planet in year seven is actually irrelevant to our loan book. For coal, what happens in year seven is actually irrelevant.” That’s honesty. […]
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Saturday: Stuff

Hi guys.  I’m still here but extremely busy this week.  Check back in a few days for more posts.

The wildfire sweeping North Africa and now spreading to Yemen reminds me of the collapse of the Berlin Wall and the downfall of the Soviet Union.  Exciting times.

Good wishes to the Egyptians in their struggle against corruption.  May it be accomplished with as little bloodshed as possible.

You can follow it here on Al Jazeera.