"Have you noticed the industry being a bit more delusional of late?" I asked the chairman of the improbably-sized investment company Prandeamus Asset Management when I dropped by to see him this week.
"No more than usual," he shrugged. "I mean, we prefer not to use that word ourselves but it does take a certain degree of ... er ... self-assurance to continue believing we can make money no matter what...
What made financial headlines over the weekend?
Cannot lobby government
Protectionist policies 'need to be taken seriously'
The chairman fears the asparagus is disagreeing with him – literally
DB providers 'likely to show resistance'