Exchange Invest Weekend: Aug. 28th

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On this day in 1988, Issue 2140 marks remind us of the 1500cc 1976 2140 model Moskvich sedan which was in production until 1988.

Big World

From Exchange Invest 2136: 24th, August 2021: (Tuesday)

“The old establishment, the Democrats and Republicans who intervened and surged in Afghanistan, are just not that competent. It was they who committed America to build a foreign democracy in the midst of a civil war — a tall order for a nation that can’t even free Britney Spears.”


In IPO-VID Podcast Episode 10: Patrick L. Young discusses “Aquis Subscribing to a New Exchange Model” with Alasdair Haynes — enjoy!

Available via all the usual podcast sources:



Google Podcasts


CME Group denied rumours of a bid for CBOE global markets this week in a $16 billion deal apparently happening according to the Financial Times. It was one of those brutal put-downs of the never talk, know nothing about it, good grief, nothing to see here, etc, etc, etc genre. Quite spectacular all together.

The Exchange Invest Weekly Podcast 109

Victory or Death

20 years on from the first fintech bestseller “Capital Market Revolution!” … “Victory Or Death” is a must-read book for anyone interested in the intersection of Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and FinTech as part of the whole future of finance.

Available worldwide

Podcast This Week

Plus it’s our PHD guest Jacqui Taylor!

Episode 254: Flying Binary CEO Jacqui Taylor Pilots The Technology Of The Empathy Economy

Inside the Ice House

The Greatest Risks Facing The Global Economy: The Investopedia Express With Caleb Silver

Apple Podcast

Parish Notes

This week’s max GUBU moment came with the UK FCA stating tartly: Binance Can’t Be Supervised Properly, Says UK Financial Watchdog


“The world’s biggest crypto exchange Binance is not capable of being supervised properly and poses a significant risk to consumers,” the FCA noted.

PLY: Will any regulator have the guts/gumption to end this madness?

All this and more was in Exchange Invest Daily… essential reading in the bourse business parish.


China’s Zero Covid Strategy Is Being Undermined By Mahjong

The Spectator

PLY: A most fascinating read melding life, culture, sport, the musings of social life and indeed what some call the ‘Wu-flu,’ into one article.

Of Interest

Green Investing Or ‘Greenwashing?’ EU Rules Lead To Confusion

Cyprus Mail

…You may end up owning shares in oil companies, mining conglomerates or tobacco firms.

PLY: Perish the thought any rules might ever induce confusion? And suggesting it might be rules half-baked by the ‘half-baked might be generous on occasion’ hotchpotch of Euro institutions?

World’s First Crewless, Zero Emissions Cargo Ship Will Set Sail In Norway


Afghanistan’s Banks Brace For Bedlam After Taliban Takeover


Afghanistan’s A Sh*tshow. But For K Street, It’s An Opportunity


Visualizing The Critical Metals In A Smartphone

Visual Capitalist

Race Cars Will Run On Wine Dregs, Starting With Le Mans In 2022

South China Morning Post

For TotalEnergies, it’s an opportunity to test fuels that will help with a wider push to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.

PLY: Forget 4-star fuel, time for ‘first growth” through “final pressing” I suppose. Will European cars be compatible with new world wine fuels, I wonder?

Meanwhile, rumours abound that a high powered racing variant will include a squeeze of citrus. Here’s to the LeMons 24-hour race?

Last Word

No EI Monday as various bank holidays abound to bring an end to summer, Exchange Invest Daily will return for EI issue 2141 Tuesday.





Entrepreneur, Investor, Author. #Exchanges #Fintech #Startups #Motorsport Emerging Markets. CoFounder @Exchange_Invest @HanzaTrade @MissionToRun @YMarkets

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Entrepreneur, Investor, Author. #Exchanges #Fintech #Startups #Motorsport Emerging Markets. CoFounder @Exchange_Invest @HanzaTrade @MissionToRun @YMarkets

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