"Do you know the single worst thing about the coverage of St James's Place in the Sunday Times?" asked the chairman of the improbably-sized investment company Prandeamus Asset Management.
Mortifyingly, he had insisted we eat lunch in the window of a restaurant by Lloyd's of London and, having piled the table with more wine than even he could finish, was now waving and laughing at anyone...
Two global vehicles
'Further plug advice gap'
Must appoint separate CEOs and boards
Advisers do come out well
Will report to Mark Till