NSFM participant Prof Michael Mainelli is pushing forward ideas very compatible with NSFM core beliefs in a new project called the "Long Finance" Movement - see http://www.longfinance.net for more details.
The activities include blue-sky research, public policy work and even a book and film! Ultrahedge™ is a Long Finance Production of a McDowell/Mainelli Film in association with Interactive Investor & Z/Yen Group Limited. The film stars Luminiferous Ether as Ultrahedge™. The film is based on the bestselling novel, "The Road To Long Finance: A Systems View Of The Credit Scrunch" by Michael Mainelli and Bob Giffords, with a screenplay by Steve McDowell and Michael Mainelli. The film has been produced by iBall TV and Steve McDowell, directed by Steve McDowell and edited by Richard Noble, as part of the Long Finance movement - see http://www.zyen.com/index.php?option=com_content&id=618 for more details.