Inefficient frontiers

Inefficient frontiers

Efficient frontiers are a great way of comparing investment strategies. The way they typically work is to show the trade off between some average or expected value, and the uncertainty around some estimate. So, for example, you might be...

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Privatising Royal Mail

The UK's new Government has put forward plans to privatise parts of Royal Mail, and has suggested that there will be opportunities for employee ownership. This could be a sensible move to help make any privatisation a success - but only if it is done...

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Curing the NHS

I had to take my daughter for a hospital appointment today. Nothing serious, just a consultant follow-up and blood test that she needs to have every few months. The appointment with the consultant lasted 10 minutes, the same amount of time it took to take...

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