Did You Know… Financial Fiction

Did you know… False hopes of a gold rush in Wales and a failed bank in Ireland helped to inspire a novel by Dickens? Credit cards were predicted in a 19th century novel? What links Phileas Fogg, the hero of Around the Word in Eighty Days and Nick Leeson?...

If Fiction comes true…

Careful what you write I am familiar with the oft-quoted Confucian proverb: be careful what you wish for, the Gods might just grant it, but I had never thought that I would be able to amend it into a stricture of my own: be careful what you write.  In my case, the...