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Breaking news – BGC Brokers LP appoints Deutsche Bank as its U.K. Settlement Agent

Added: June 10, 2015, 6:05 pm

More information to follow….

A Hamlet not a Village

Added: March 18, 2015, 6:13 am


Chapman’s Eye – Hot to Trot

Added: March 17, 2015, 9:20 pm


HornbyChapman forms alliance in India

Added: March 2, 2015, 6:23 am

Joint Media Release – Pivot

Financial Services Providers Alliance (FSPA) launches to provide specialist support to the finance sector

Added: February 25, 2015, 5:32 am


Tempus Fugit

Added: February 17, 2015, 2:38 pm


Emma Berwick joins HornbyChapman as MD if Interim

Added: November 3, 2014, 8:25 am

EB Press release

Independence but at What Cost?

Added: September 30, 2014, 12:33 pm

Independence but at what cost

HornbyChapman and AlfaSec Advisors announce strategic alliance

Added: August 18, 2014, 7:50 am

August 18th, 2014 HornbyChapman and AlfaSec Advisors Announce Strategic Alliance We are pleased to announce that HornbyChapman Limited and AlfaSec Advisors Pte. Ltd. (AlfaSec) have formed a strategic alliance focused … Read more

Leaving it all behind

Added: June 24, 2014, 1:46 pm

While it’s tempting to begin this edition of the column along the lines of last time’s theme—‘it’s a funny old world’—given that the Iranians are now our best friends and … Read more

It’s a strange world

Added: June 9, 2014, 1:50 pm

Don’t you find it odd that, in the UK, a police officer is not allowed to counter-sign a passport application form whereas a banker—that much-reviled figure accused of being responsible … Read more

New dawn

Added: May 21, 2014, 2:59 pm

What a difference a day makes, or more accurately, a Bank Holiday weekend. A somewhat misogynistic acquaintance of mine traditionally ‘calls’ the start of summer when he sees a given … Read more

Each to their own

Added: May 9, 2014, 11:36 am

The idea of the ‘perfect storm’ is one with which most of us are very familiar—the concept that, at certain times, a unique set of circumstances combine to aggravate a … Read more

Be prepared

Added: April 28, 2014, 2:14 pm

As someone whose oratorical style varies between Elmer Fudd and Elmer Gantry—usually depending on my level of interest in the subject being presented and the volume/quality of preparation undertaken beforehand—I … Read more

Mind altering musings

Added: April 15, 2014, 11:20 am

Have you ever considered that books and drugs are similar in many ways? The right ones, used in the right manner, can make you laugh, feel better, think more deeply … Read more

Size is relative

Added: March 28, 2014, 11:48 am

One of my favourite sayings, other than that great politician Tony Blair’s “now is not the time for soundbites [but] I can feel the hand of history on my shoulder”, … Read more

A sunnier disposition

Added: March 19, 2014, 9:48 pm

Dear reader, have you ever noticed how significantly your immediate environment can dictate your state of mind and outlook? If your office, the weather or geographical location are sub-optimal, then … Read more

Respect yourself

Added: February 27, 2014, 9:39 am

In 2005, the then UK Prime Minister Tony Blair, in one of his less warmongering initiatives, introduced what he termed the ‘Respect Agenda’. Based on Richard Sennett’s 2003 book Respect: … Read more

What’s the only type of doughnut guaranteed not to make you fat? The one you receive at bonus time

Added: February 12, 2014, 11:23 am

Yes, that’s right, the annual fear-fest that is bonus time is upon us. With it comes dreams of Ferraris, ski chalets, Caribbean cruises and happy partners, as well as nightmares … Read more

Living the dream

Added: January 28, 2014, 2:10 pm

When many of us were young, raised as we were in the mid-1960s and 1970s, we were brought up to believe that our life would follow a fairly standard and … Read more

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