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Financial Markets get confused by our calendar

Despite the latest technology, 14-week quarters confuse financial markets. Here’s how.

A business that called me to book a job has a calendar with March (and every following month) a day early and so they had me booked for Tuesday March 30th (not March 31st as it should have been), maybe because it was a Leap Year that year. This wouldn’t happen if we used a Fixed Calendar:

But the old French Republican calendar, suggested as the solution in Matthew’s article, appears not to have been researched with the latest offerings in mind. The International Fixed Calendar.

One comment on “Financial Markets get confused by our calendar

  1. Pingback: The Fixed Calendar – improved | Equanimity

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