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Tag Archives: Trust

Fake News, Plagiarism and Business Ethics

Posted in Disclosure and Transparency, Ethics, Investment Management, Non-Profits, Risk Management, Trading
If you are a consumer of factual information, your head is probably spinning from the fast-paced discussions about what constitutes real news versus fake news. Not being a journalist, I’ll leave questions about a reporter’s obligations to the media industry’s standard-setters. That said, I can and do vote with my dollars. If I sense that an article or broadcast reflects shoddy… Continue Reading

Ethics and Leadership

Posted in Ethics
Although I was excited to dine with friends this weekend, I have since been haunted by comments made by the husband of the other couple about ethics and leadership. His take is that there are few people today who command respect, adding that the “me first” focus is unlikely to change any time soon. I know we broke the rule… Continue Reading

BREXIT and Trust

Posted in Governance, International Investing
Like so many, I stayed up late to watch the vote count about whether the United Kingdom should remain part of the European Union (“EU”). With a margin of about 4% or 1.3 million people, “Leave” won the day, despite financial market trades that reflected an expectation to stay. Whatever your preferred outcome, it was certainly exciting to… Continue Reading