Thought Leadership

Dash for Cash

The promise of a cashless society reminds us of the fallacy of a paperless office. The more we hear about…

Basic Economic Problem

Every generation believes itself to be more intelligent than the ones that went before, and wiser than the ones that…

Cryptocurrencies

A cryptocurrency is electronic (digital) “money” that is not issued by a government. There are no physical coins or paper…

First Principles

The term ‘first principles’ (ab initio) is primarily used in mathematics or, more pointedly, in differentiation (formerly calculus). It means…

Mumbo Jumbo

The mumbo jumbo expression crossed into English from the Mandingo tribe of equatorial West Africa. Little did they know that…

Future of Banking

Understanding banking is a topic that many people struggle with. It could have something to do with mashed brain cells…

The Potential for Illusion

We are indebted to our friends in the world of academia for highlighting the following potential financial illusion. The term…

Investment Products

MMPI has launched two new exciting investment products that will remain open for investment until early December. They are part…

That’s Life

For those of a certain age (and disposition – Ed) Sunday nights will forever be defined by the antics of…

Growth Explained

Growth is the process of increasing in size – growing; broadening; thickening; widening; extending; lengthening; swelling; magnifying– you get the…

Metaphorical Analogies

A metaphor is the comparison of one expression to another (not necessarily literally correct). Example -“The money is running out”.…

Consumer Choice

There is a theory on consumerism that suggests how consumers make choices – expressing preferences for how they spend their…