A bank, a bank, my kingdom for a bank

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As  early jockeying within a significant portion of London’s financial sector continues to signal a shift away from Britain’s capital, EU partners alike vie to lure some of the big names to their door this Christmas.  Paris has been one of the first out-of-the gate in doing due diligence on several current ‘City’ dwellers.  Measures as such in the works may see a rapid redeployment of labour to other financial hubs around Europe (indeed made a little easier by the free movement of people -is there any difference in economic migrants against financial ones.. the…

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Brexit and the western spring

Does anyone else feel like you’re part of a giant movie right now?   Maybe I read too much news, but the way events are currently unfolding around the world, one could be excused for feeling that way.  Across the virtual battleground of political discourse where our story unfolds details are dissected, shared, liked and tweeted (unchecked) across social media with increasing frequency. So much so that even the UK Brexit quickly lost its appeal, in the frenzied morning light of a Trump administration. Be that as it may, the British Prime Minister has…

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