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Elsewhere on Wednesday,– WannaCry and a relevant question: Why don’t they just update?– What connects Brexit, the DUP, dark money and a Saudi prince?– An epic trading tale from Norway.– Was Noble the silver seller?– From Levine’s linkwrap on PonzICO: “One innovation of the blockchain is that you can just say that your Ponzi scheme is a Ponzi scheme, and people will buy in anyway, because, you know, innovation.”– Noahpinion suspects that “quasi-hidden fees are a huge reservoir of financial dark matter — a giant slush fund that feeds many of the excesses in other areas of finance.”– Amazon’s rise, charted. And, more importantly, how Amazon is eating the world:This all said, I believe that Amazon is the most defensible company on earth, and we haven’t even begun to grasp the scale of its

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David Keohane
(Spending some time as FTAV’s Bombay wallah. Noticeably sweatier but not much else has changed.) David studied economics, politics and journalism before joining the FT in 2011 as a Marjorie Deane fellow. He covered emerging markets, equities and currencies before making the jump over to FT Alphaville in May 2012. In between his degree and masters he wandered into the real world of business where he learnt how to manipulate a spreadsheet and organise meetings where nothing gets decided.

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