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We suspect the phrase

We suspect the phrase, “Blessed are the meek for they will inherit the earth”, is not likely to be adopted as a motto at Intelligent Finance. From its latest brochure: “At the age of four, Tiger Woods could handle 18 holes without embarrassment. And Bach was no mean pianist by the time he was three. But did anyone, hand on heart, expect Intelligent Finance to be leading the way in offset banking after a mere 24 months? Well, actually, yes. It is a phenomenal achievement but it&#39s one we&#39ve all been planning for.”

There is, of course, another Biblical saying about pride coming before something. For the moment, the Diary can&#39t quite remember how it ends.

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