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Flash Boys by Michael Lewis. A review of the book highlighting the corruption within the stock market in the United States

Review: Flash Boys by Michael Lewis


Back in 2009 a Russian computer programmer, Sergey Aleynikov, was arrested by the FBI for stealing a computer code from Goldman Sachs. This computer code, if got into the wrong hands, would supposedly have had drastic results for the stock market. Apparently, this program was capable of manipulating the markets….

Latest Travel Suggestions

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Which travel insurance covers Repatriation costs?

Which Travel Insurance Covers Repatriation?


The simple answer is that all travel insurance covers repatriation, which is standard coverage. Most of the time, the coverage is under the medical expenses category of the travel insurance policy. It is expensive, which can cover, at least, £1 million. But the most important thing you need to know…

A Travel Guide to Iloilo in the Philippines


Iloilo, located on Panay Island, is yet another popular destination in the Philippines. This highly urbanized city carries influences of its Spanish roots, and one can see those impacts in the Spanish-style houses and churches throughout the city. The city itself is the very representation of what the Philippines is…

Why everyone should visit the Philippines

The Real Beach Experience – Visit the Philippines


Imagine yourself in a touristy beach – trash littered all over, nothing visible but people’s heads and bodies bobbing in the water, strolling and playing in the sand and rides and boats full of them… well, that’s not how you would want to visualize your beach holiday to be, would…