Beware the bounce

This article was published on Huffington Post Canada Payment card reward schemes could be the unwitting victims of government regulation  When Rosie McLennan bounced her way to gold for Canada in the Rio Olympics, regulation of the payment card industry was probably not uppermost in her mind. Which is surprising, given the trampoline routine of…

Of MiSK and risk: Saudi Arabia

This article was published today in The Economist’s Espresso news app  The inaugural forum of the MiSK Foundation, founded by Muhammad bin Salman, the deputy crown prince, starts today in Riyadh. The two-day culture-and-technology event is aimed at youth in the kingdom and the wider Arab world. Attendees will hear from Bill Gates, Microsoft’s founder,…