Rise and Fall in a Filipino Market

Mike is an Englishman currently living and working in London. He spends as much time in the Philippines as he can and hopes to move back here soon.

Mike’s story

I’ve always been interested in exotic places, particularly the Far East. Instead of going to university I went to work for a big commercial bank in London, became a currency trader, and was promoted and sent to Singapore. But over time I came to hate the stress of currency trading and the climate of fear that came with it. I met my wife, who’s a Filipina. I’d made enough money … Read More