Overseas childhood, Mod Langs Uni, 25+ years M East banking, now shuttling between UK, US and Spain, trying to earn a more or less honest crust investing.
Mainly UK shares, predominantly oilies + 'special situations'.
Hi MadDutch, There's a long thread on advfn with ee and others for your delectation/edification....... ATB
Hi MadDutchIt looks like Soco can afford a lot more than 18p. Not if they stick to the '50% of availabler FCF' apparently. See advfn for some angel-counting on a pin-head as to what 'FCF' means.......;-< ATB
Hi harryr, My apologies, I haven't been following threads v closely for some time, but I seem to recall that you were very keen on the hidden value in a London-based high-end property developer, the name escapes me. I saw the value start to be realised (with envy !) then got distracted. Are you still keen on this company and - if so - how…
Hi fuiseog, I wonder what WWF's own environmental impact study would feel about all those inconvenient human beings in Virunga (hundreds of thousands AIUI) , most of these wretches will presumably be cooking on wood fires and defecating outdoors......! Perhaps WWF should start a campaign to expel them from the 'Park' also ? ATB
Hi Crusty et al, As I recall, the core issue with whiplash claims is that these total around £ 2 billion a year, whilst NHS outgoings for 'whiplash treatment' is about £ 80 million a year..... So there's an awful lot of money that isn't going to pay for the stated purpose, however you dress it up ! A 'serious, competent' government would look into…