Mclowd Community Newsletter July 2020

Welcome to the Mclowd Community Newsletter. During the 2020s, key technologies will converge to completely disrupt the five foundational sectors that underpin the global economy, and with them every major industry in the world today. In information, energy, food,...

Mclowd Community Newsletter June 2020

Welcome to the Mclowd Community Newsletter. The Fed also announced recently that it would start to buy exchange-traded funds that hold a diversified portfolio representing large parts of the more than $9 trillion corporate bond market and would move on to buying...

Mclowd Community Newsletter April 2020

Welcome to the Mclowd Community Newsletter. The Transport Workers Union has cashed in on strong demand for well-located commercial property assets after selling its Sydney head office in Chinatown for $29 million. The deal…was struck on a yield of 3 per cent.”...

Mclowd Community Newsletter March 2020

Welcome to the Mclowd Community Newsletter. Only with the inflation of the 1950’s (more than 4% per year) and above all the 1970’s (nearly 15% per year) did Britain’s debt fall to around 50% of GDP. Thomas Picketty, Capital in the 21st Century, p133...

Mclowd Community Newsletter February 2020

Welcome to the Mclowd Community Newsletter. According to McKinsey & Co, global banks made $US280bn in fees from transferring money around the world in 2018. This week I spoke to Harsh Sinha, the chief technology officer of one of the new disrupters in this...

Mclowd Community Newsletter January 2020

Welcome to the Mclowd Community Newsletter I think this will be an abnormally low-return decade,” warned Andrew Sheets, chief cross-asset strategist at Morgan Stanley. Mr Sheets pointed out that expected returns have looked low before, only to be ‘bailed...