Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Tuesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads :

• You may want to ignore the ‘next big thing’ in mutual funds (MarketWatch)
• Brokers unable to escape their past (Investment News)
• Housing Sales Hurt as Fewer Immigrants Chase Owner Dream (Bloomberg)
• High Tech’s Secret Weapon: The Whiteboard (WSJ)
• It looks like Obamacare is working (Quartz) see also FDA clears motorized exoskeleton for (Circa)
• Meet a new potential hero in the fight against ‘superbugs’ (WSJ)
• Google Ventures’ Secret to Productive Meetings: A Timer (Businessweek)
• For Owners and Brokers, Web Rentals Upend the Hamptons Season (NY Times)
• The outrage is not so much over inequality but all the dubious ways the rich got richer (Quartz)
• Climate-change summary and update (Guy McPherson)

What are you reading?


The Staggering Rise of Mobile Computing

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Category: Financial Press

10 Tuesday AM Reads

Welcome to July. Some morning reads to start off your second half of 2014 (Continues here): • Active management is alive and kicking (FT) • Everything Wrong With Investor Behavior in One Article (Reformed Broker) • What kind of investor are you? (A Wealth of Common Sense) • Many bond-fund managers are worrying that their 2014…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reading: • Surprise is the only constant in the markets this year. (WSJ) • ETF Model Portfolios Change Advisory Biz ( • Where in the world is the Kuwait Investment Authority? (AI-CIO) • Death of the Time Stamp: Medium, Slingshot & the Movement Away from RIGHT NOW (Hunter Walk) • Active management is alive…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Monday AM Reads

My start your week off right morning reads (continue here): • ‘Smart Beta’ Investing Lets the Yardstick Pick the Stocks (NY Times) • Investors want companies to start spending again.  Companies have other ideas, says S&P (MoneyBeat) see also Stocks’ Biggest Gains Are an Inside Job (MoneyBeat) • Swagger: Alpha (AI-CIO) • Zweig: Huge Returns at…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Sunday Reads

Pour a cup of coffee, butter that bagel, and cozy up with my Sunday morning reads: • For Stocks, Good News Beyond GDP (Barron’s)  see also Broad Market Gains Power Historic Rally (WSJ) • From Alpha to Beta: A Long/Short Story (Pension Partners) • Housel: Unfortunate Realities You Should Get Used To (Fool) • Time to…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Weekend Reads

Happy Saturday! Start your weekend out right, with these longer form weekend reads: • How U.S. Courts Are Radically Upending International Finance (Foreign Affairs) • A Disruptive Cab Ride to Riches: The Uber Payoff (Musing on Markets) • Geithner: Does He Pass the Test? by Paul Krugman (NY Review of Books) • Ebooks vs Paper…Read More

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10 Friday AM Reads

My morning pre weekend reads (Continues here): • Emerging Markets Show Biggest Premium Since ’12 With ETFs (Bloomberg) • Calm ain’t bad, necessarily (FT Alphaville) see also Some misconceptions (Irrelevant Investor) • The 15 Most Hated Companies in America (The Atlantic) • Barclays Not Smart (Bloomberg View) see also Rolling the Drunks (Reformed Broker) Continues here

Category: Financial Press

10 Thursday PM Reads

My afternoon train reading: • Millennials may be about to move out (Washington Post) • Numbers and Narrative: Modeling, Story Telling and Investing (Musing on Markets) • Nobel-winning economist Robert Merton says 401(k)s face a crisis. Here’s why. (MarketWatch) see also Index fund guru Bogle finds little traction on governance (Reuters) • CNBC Viewership Drops To Lowest…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Thursday AM Reads

My morning reads (Continues here): • Why Government Pension Funds Became Addicted to Risk (The Upshot) • When commodity collateral shenanigans go wrong (FT Alphaville) • Is the Market Efficient? Cliff Asness Says Yes, and No (Think Advisor) • Millennials Shunning Malls Speeds Web Shopping Revolution (Bloomberg) Continues here

Category: Financial Press

10 Wednesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads : • Hold off on America’s house party. (WSJ) see also Real estate’s rise calls for inspection. (WSJ) • Don’t Shortchange Short Sellers (Bloomberg View) • Is the Yale Model Past It? (Above the Market) see also Lessons from Yale’s Endowment Model and the Financial Crisis (Advisor Perspectives) • A Portfolio Is Not…Read More

Category: Financial Press