Each year we award a case of champagne to the person who can predict the level of the FinanceAsia 100 on December 15. We are emailed predictions throughout the month of January, and for the previous two years, the champagne has been won by Alastair Macdonald - who is a banking sector analyst at Macquarie Securities in Bangkok.
This year's winner also hails from Macquarie, making it a remarkable hat-trick for the firm. Even more remarkable is the fact that the winner predicted the EXACT level of the FA100. Macquarie's Nick Thompson predicted the index would end at 1,636 and on Friday evening that is exactly where it closed.
A case of Veuve...
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