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10 Sunday Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 25, 2013 @ 8:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My Sunday reading:

• Wonder Material Ignites Scientific Gold Rush (WSJ [1])
• How Computers Took Over Trading (The Ticker [2])
• Six Opportunities Steve Ballmer Missed at Microsoft (Bloomberg [3]) see also Exit Sandman (The Reformed Broker [4])
• The Confidential Memo at the Heart of the Global Financial Crisis (Vice [5])
• What Determines the Return on Gold? (Noahpinion [6])
• David Kotok is Bullish on the U.S., and Bullish on ETFs (Barron’s [7])
• Portfolio Solutions versus DFA: Factor This (Rick Ferri [8])
• Why Wall Street, Insurers Don’t Want Fiduciary Duty (Forbes [9])
• Mr. Geek Goes to Washington (Economist [10])
• The 35 Greatest Animal Photobombers Of All Time (BuzzFeed [11])

Whats for Brunch?

 

Fed Seeks More Control Over Rates
Chart [12]
Source: WSJ [13]


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URLs in this post:

[1] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323664204578610092869213354.html

[2] The Ticker: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-08-22/how-computers-took-over-trading.html

[3] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-08-23/six-opportunities-steve-ballmer-missed-at-microsoft-.html

[4] The Reformed Broker: http://www.thereformedbroker.com/2013/08/23/exit-sandman/

[5] Vice: http://www.vice.com/en_uk/read/larry-summers-and-the-secret-end-game-memo

[6] Noahpinion: http://noahpinionblog.blogspot.com/2013/08/what-determines-return-on-gold.html

[7] Barron’s: http://online.barrons.com/article/SB50001424052748703759004579003062953590236.html

[8] Rick Ferri: http://www.rickferri.com/blog/investments/factor-this-into-your-portfolio-part-2-of-2/

[9] Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/johnwasik/2013/08/23/why-wall-street-insurers-dont-want-fiduciary-duty/

[10] Economist: http://www.economist.com/news/business/21583996-americas-tech-tycoons-are-seeking-hack-politics-mr-geek-goes-washington

[11] BuzzFeed: http://www.buzzfeed.com/expresident/greatest-animal-photobombers-of-all-time

[12] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/MI-BY055_MKTLED_G_20130822183917.jpg

[13] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323980604579029242449050918.html

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