The Battle for Billy has temporarily been won but the war has just begun.
The Cricket Portfolio Index looks at making cricket rankings more relevant.
I have never smoked or taken recreational drugs in my life. The closest I have come is having a hemp beer and taking a bite of hemp chocolate. The beer … Continue Reading Epilepsy and Marijuana
There is a big difference between betting and investing. Investing in inverse ETF’s equates to betting. This article talks about the demise of XIV. People investing in products such as … Continue Reading Inverse ETF
Bitcoin: Digital gold or fool’s gold? https://vanguardblog.com/2018/02/06/bitcoin-digital-gold-or-fools-gold/
I came across this article. It proved to be an inspiration. When I look back at life I do wonder what would have happened if I had to get into … Continue Reading Macro or Micro Writing?
I love alternate indices. RAFI which can be invested through PowerShares is probably my favourite investable index. The other index I really like is the Christmas Price Index. I had written a post on the … Continue Reading An APPLE a day
(Originally posted on 27th April 2010) I wonder if it is a coincidence that I am writing another post related to religion. Any cataclysmic event will have an effect on … Continue Reading Religion-based Indices
(Originally posted on March 8th, 2010) Durex in one of their studies just after the financial crisis reported that their sales had gone done and the average number of times … Continue Reading Condoms and Chocolates
I have always been opposed to investing directly in Marks & Spencer. My view was simple. M&S sat in no man’s land. You had John Lewis that provided high-end goods. … Continue Reading Marks and Spencer
It is with deep regret that I have decided to halt my progress in NaNoWriMo. Sadly reality is significantly stronger than fantasy. Life and death gets in the way. When … Continue Reading The wind has subsided
I am looking forward to this test series. West Indies wants to rebrand themselves and be known as Windies now. That rebranding did not help them as Pakistan beat Windies … Continue Reading Preview England vs. Windies Test match.
I have been working on my cricket index for sometime now. I have finally decided to use it to analyse test matches using it. There were four possible starting dates. … Continue Reading Analysis England vs. South Africa 1st Test
One of the most important skills to have is separating the music from the noise. There is no such thing as too much information. However it is extremely important to … Continue Reading Hope
There were so many ways I could have written this. Analyse this purely through numbers, concentrate on the theology or possibly approach it from a historical point of view. Then … Continue Reading Fulfilling the vision