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We can take it……

The silly season has thrown up little in the way of silliness this year, the Diary is sad to report but a glimmer of light appeared last week courtesy of NDF Administration.

The structured product specialist issued a press release lamenting the recent falls in the stockmarket, which it said “staggers daily like a drunk”. Portfolios, meanwhile, “resemble London in the Blitz” while it reckons investor confidence is “at depths last plumbed by the Titanic”. The Diary thinks it&#39s about time more companies took to using such language in their press releases – preferably regarding their own performance, though.

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