Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Tuesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads:

• Pictures of MERS, Part 1: Corporate Documents Illustrate the Mortgage Shell Game (HuffPo)
• They Studied Keynes and They’re Doing This. Why Can’t the Fed See It? (Bloomberg)
• Regulator Tells Banks to Clean Up Bad Behavior or Face Downsizing (Dealbook)
• Fed to Banks: Shape Up or Risk Breakup (WSJ)
• As Apple Pay Arrives, Witnessing the Next Step in Money. Maybe. (NYT)
• Ten Facts You May Not Know About The Federal Budget (Senate Budget Committee)
• Oil at $80 a Barrel Muffles Forecasts for U.S. Shale Boom (Bloomberg)
• Eating At Restaurants Is Why You’re Fat (Fast Coexist)
• 21 maps and charts that explain Ebola (Vox) see also Inside the Ebola Wars: How genomics research can help contain the outbreak. (New Yorker)
• Catholics Are More Progressive Than The Vatican, And Almost Everyone Else (FiveThirtyEight)

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10 Tuesday AM Reads

My blessedly IBM free morning train reads: • The British origins of the US endowment model (VoxEU) see also Pension Funds Eye Reducing Hedge-Fund Investments (WSJ) • Value Investors Hoarding Cash See Few Bargains After Rout (Bloomberg) • This is Tim: Apple’s CEO answers the analysts (Sixcolors) see also iPhone 6 Recharges Apple’s Growth (WSJ)…Read More

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10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Why do stock markets crash? (MacroFugue) see also U.S. Stocks: Tenacious or Teetering? (MoneyBeat) • Valuing Japanese shares – part one (FT) • Behind Private Equity’s Curtain (NY Times) • Lessons From Dorsey Wright’s Thomas Dorsey (A Wealth of Common Sense) • From Apple to Wal-Mart, Companies Make Bets on Climate Change (Bloomberg)…Read More

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10 Monday AM Reads

In case you missed it, yesterday was the 27th anniversary of 1987 crash – in 2014 terms, that would be a one day drop of 3700 Dow point! Oh, and reads: • What is global market turbulence telling us? (FT) • When Stocks Are Expensive, Returns Have Been Lower (The Upshot) see also How Low…Read More

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10 Sunday Reads

Good Sunday morn. Settle in for the first reads of the new week: • Shiller: When a Stock Market Theory Is Contagious (NYT) see also Bears, but no picnic (Economist) • What Makes a Great Investor? 10 Great Investors Weigh In. (producthunt) • Why Germany is so much better at training its workers (Quartz) • Why…Read More

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10 Weekend Reads

Good Saturday morning. Settle into a comfortable chair with a strong cup of joe, and enjoy our long-form weekend reads : • Forget GMOs. The Future of Food Is Data—Mountains of It (Wired) • Did Bill Gross Tip The Pop Machine Over? (A Wealth of Common Sense) • ‘Zombie’ homes haunt Florida neighborhoods: Aborted foreclosures leave…Read More

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10 Friday Reads

I have been traveling the past few days — did I miss anything? Once again,  morning train reads: • Bargain Hunters Pounce on Panic (WSJ) see also Citigroup Sees $1.1 Trillion Stimulus From Oil Plunge (Bloomberg) • People think CEO pay is out of control. The truth is much worse than they know. (Vox) • Bill…Read More

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10 Thursday PM Reads

My  afternoon train reads: • The Depressing Signals the Markets Are Sending About the Global Economy (The Upshot) • “Nine out of ten Forex clients lost money” (FT Alphaville) • Is the Global Financial Asset Portfolio the Perfect Indexing Strategy? (Pragmatic Capitalism) • OPEC Finding U.S. Shale Harder to Crack as Rout Deepens (Bloomberg) • Top 20…Read More

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10 Thursday AM Reads

Strap yourself in, it looks like its going to be another bumpy ride. Brace yourself with our morning train reads: • Wall Street Might Know Something the Rest of Us Don’t (NYT) see also “There she goes, my beautiful world” S&P500 breaks its 2 year uptrend (TRB) • The Risk That Will Bite You Next…Read More

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10 Wednesday PM Reads

My afternoon lobbying reads: •  U.S. 10-Year Yield Below 2% for First Time Since 2013  (Bloomberg) • Privately, Saudis tell oil market- get used to lower prices (Reuters) see also U.S. Oil Producers May Drill Themselves Into Oblivion (Businessweek) • European Policy Makers At Odds As Eurozone’s Economic Woes Deepen (WSJ) Where Do the World’s…Read More

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