Bowie sold 140m records during a career spanning more than half a century, and also made an estimated $55m from selling so-called “Bowie bonds” – basically turning his royalties into financial instruments.
You don’t “make money” by issuing bonds. You’re borrowing money. That statement is akin to saying that taking out an overdraft is you making money. Just nonsense.
It’s worrying when one of the major newspapers in the country is so ignorant, isn’t it?