Tag Archives: Henry

A time for action not tears!

Yesterday I was kind to insurance companies; this was a PR mistake. My inbox received a number of reproofs reminding me of the shoddiness of insurance company practice – in particular their reliance on “embedded value”. Fortunately these did not include a broadside … Continue reading

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Debunking the RSA myth that Dutch CDC provide better outcomes

I’ve received this open letter from John Lawson (he of Aviva) which I print in full. Dear Henry, I have mentioned before the folly of relying on the RSA for any rigorous analysis. The RSA is a political construct, not a … Continue reading

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Beautiful women, beautiful boats and beautiful days on the river!

Ye distant spires, ye antique towers, That crown the watery glade, Where grateful Science still adores Her Henry’s holy shade; And ye, that from the stately brow Of Windsor’s heights th’ expanse below Of grove, of lawn, of mead survey, … Continue reading

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Who owns www.henrytapper.com?

I got this unsolicited message earlier this week from “Daniel”who appeared to be working for my friends at Baker Tilly. Dear Henry, I recently discovered you after reading some of your blog content on http://www.totalinvestor.co.uk, which led me to look at your … Continue reading

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