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“Can anyone point to a recent example where Woodford allowed a failed company to die or for the ownership of the company to pass on to others, rather than putting more and more of his own cash in? His 64% stake in RM2 springs to mind.” Looks like that may be about to happen at Halosource Inc (LON:HAL). They are trying to raise more funds…

Hi pka I take your point. Indeed DS did buy in a long time ago so is probably still making substantial gains. I agree about directors’ remuneration being poorly crafted. The performance hurdles that need to be achieved for the LTIP to pay out share options are far too low. Especially when this is on top of their bonus scheme.

Thanks Howard. I had a vague recollection that someone had mentioned before that the management set up at Water Intelligence (LON:WATR) is very “unconventional”. It’s definitely too problematic for me.

Hi Ram I read it that other than top slicing a bit with IQE (LON:IQE) Dave Sweeney was saying that he is still invested so presumably, if that is true, has not made a fortune on the company so far. I agree with you that he has always been very bullish, but he has always backed up his views with a great deal of in…

Having been burnt on Patisserie Holdings (LON:CAKE), I’m trying to take on board the learning point to be careful if a company looks a bit too good to be true. So, I’m wondering if Water Intelligence (LON:WATR) falls into the too good to be true category. They are a partly direct sell, partly franchise operator, so nothing hugely innovative about the business model. They operate…

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