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10 Monday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On July 29, 2013 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reads:

• There are more Hedge Funds in the USA than there are Taco Bells (Fiscal Times [1]) see also Hedge funds gripped by crisis of performance (FT.com [2])
• Small Stocks Are in Eye of the Index (WSJ [3])
• Summers vs. Yellen Scorecard: Who’s Supporting Whom? (Real Time Economics [4]) see also Federal Reserve ‘Doves’ Beat ‘Hawks’ in Economic Prognosticating (WSJ [5])
• “NASDAQ is owned.” Five men charged in largest financial hack ever (ArsTechnica [6])
• How much capital should banks have? (Vox [7]) see also New Glass-Steagall would help to keep lenders in line (FT.com [8])
• How America’s Top Tech Companies Created the Surveillance State (National Journal [9])
• Tom Friedman is the New Ayn Rand for A Dark Digital Future (Huff Po [10])
• BMW Electric Offered With Spare SUV to Ease Range Anxiety (Bloomberg [11]) see also General Motors is going ‘borderline luxury’ (Fortune [12])
• My Favourite Hitchcock: I Confess (theguardian [13])
• Song of the Summer? ‘Blurred Lines’ vs. ‘Get Lucky’ (WSJ [14])

What are you reading?

 

Ranking Fed Forecasters
Graphic [15]
Source: WSJ [16]


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[1] Fiscal Times: http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Columns/2013/07/29/Hedge-Funds-Fewer-Winners-as-More-Roll-the-Dice.aspx#page1

[2] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/33defe3a-f3d7-11e2-942f-00144feabdc0.html#axzz2aSmwy1JZ

[3] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323971204578630220379381356.html

[4] Real Time Economics: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2013/07/29/summers-vs-yellen-scorecard-whos-supporting-who/

[5] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324144304578624033540135700.html

[6] ArsTechnica: http://arstechnica.com/security/2013/07/nasdaq-is-owned-five-men-charged-in-largest-financial-hack-ever/

[7] Vox: http://www.voxeu.org/article/how-much-capital-should-banks-have

[8] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/e5e98aa4-f2b6-11e2-802f-00144feabdc0.html

[9] National Journal: http://www.nationaljournal.com/magazine/how-america-s-top-tech-companies-created-the-surveillance-state-20130725

[10] Huff Po: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rj-eskow/tom-friedman-a-new-ayn-ra_b_3648757.html

[11] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-07-28/bmw-electric-offered-with-spare-suv-to-ease-range-anxiety.html

[12] Fortune: http://features.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2013/07/29/general-motors-is-going-borderline-luxury/

[13] theguardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/filmblog/2012/aug/08/my-favourite-hitchcock-i-confess

[14] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323610704578627662620785922.html

[15] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/am.jpg

[16] WSJ: http://graphics.wsj.com/fed-predictions/#c[]=Janet+Yellen&c[]=Charles+Plosser&d=0

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