"Venture capital invested in the region is already on track to exceed last year’s amount. In the period started Jan. 1 through May 9, $1.74 billion had been invested in 95 deals, compared to $2.82 billion spread among 356 deals in all of 2018."
"On the spectrum of shifts that the climate crisis will require, bankers and investors and insurers have it easy. A manageably small part of their business needs to disappear, to be replaced by what comes next. No one should actually be a master of the universe. But, for the moment, the financial giants are the masters of our planet."