ICYMI | 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우에 대비해서

Reading Time: 4 minutes HSBC China and the UK test HSBC’s divided loyalties in Hong Kong — Quartz  – If HSBC were to spin off its China operations, it wouldn’t be the first bank to reconfigure its ties due to a changed political situation. In the 1980s, the British banks Barclays and Standard Chartered pulled out of direct operations… Continue reading ICYMI | 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우에 대비해서

Nexta & things that caught my eye this week

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nexta Nexta media operation and its role in the Belarus protests was the main article in this weekend’s FT magazine. A few things about the article. The old maxim of ‘hearts and minds‘ is still true despite technology. Secondly, Belarus seems to view media and propaganda as a tactic rather than something strategic. This surprised… Continue reading Nexta & things that caught my eye this week

ICYMI | 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우에 대비해서

Reading Time: 5 minutes Klarna How Klarna’s pastel pink exterior began to crack | Dazed – Klarna isn’t new technology, its unsecured financing. Once you scratch beneath Klarna’s technology veneer you realise that Klarna is like pre-internet business like a shopkeepers lay away or the catalogue agents who used to work for Freemans and Littlewoods. Previously the catalogue companies… Continue reading ICYMI | 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우에 대비해서