Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Thursday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads:

• The Innovators: Class of 2014 – The CIO Industry Innovation Awards. Three hundred asset owners were nominated. Sixty reached the finals. These ten individuals—representing their funds and the very best of institutional investing—are the victors. (Chief Investment Officer)
Noah Smith: Sometimes Markets Are Stupid (Bloomberg View)
• The mansion and the jail cell: A tale of two CEOs (Healthcare Dive) see also Crist says Scott pleaded Fifth 75 times ‘to avoid jail’ (Politifact)
• Inside Job: How the Supreme Court Cozies Up to Big Business (Bill Moyers)
• America Is Shaking Off Its Addiction to Oil (Bloomberg)
• Study: Hot temperatures rising faster than cold temperatures over last 30 years (Washington Post)
• Best photos of the year 2014 (Reuters)
•  For CIA, Truth About Torture Was an Existential Threat (Huffington Post) see also I Can’t Be Forgiven for Abu Ghraib: The Torture Report Reminds Us of What America Was (NYT)
• Top Drones Of 2014 (The Onion)
• Dick Cheney Was Lying About Torture (Politico)

What are you reading?



Job Turnover Climbs While Hiring Remains Near Fastest Pace Since 2007

Source: Real Time Economics



Category: Financial Press

10 Thursday AM Reads

Our early morning train reads, now with even less insider trading: • With All Due Respect Mr. Bogle (Irrelevant Investor) • The Fed and Oil: 2014 is not 2011 in Reverse (Ft Alphaville) • Asness: Efficient Frontier “Theory” for the Long Run (AQR) • The rise of rich man’s subprime (Fortune) • 10 Legendary Investment Rules…Read More

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10 Wednesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Some People Will Never Learn (A Wealth of Common Sense) • The Myth of Passive Investing Begins to Unravel… (Pragmatic Capitalism) • The Hedgehog Review: Falling (Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture) • Why Free Marketeers Don’t Buy Climate Science (Bloomberg) • New Leak Reveals Luxembourg Tax Deals for Disney,…Read More

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10 Wednesday AM Reads

My morning train reads: • The Price of Gold in the Year 2160 (Baseline Scenario) • Jack Bogle – Active Investor in Passive Clothing (Pragmatic Capitalism) • Where are the Economists’ Yachts? (Investing Caffeine) • Vanguard quintuples assets in robo-adviser, leapfrogging competitors (Investment News) • What ‘The Art of War’ Can Teach You About Business (LinkedIn) Continues here…Read More

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10 Tuesday PM Reads

My  afternoon train reads: • WTF?!?  Jack Bogle: I Wouldn’t Risk Investing Outside the U.S. (Bloomberg) • A Dozen Things I’ve Learned From Bill Ackman about Value and Activist Investing (25iq) • China Has Overtaken the U.S. as the World’s Largest Economy (Vanity Fair) • The Trouble With Cheap Oil (New Yorker) • Recession Is The New ‘Stimulus’ (Alhambra…Read More

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10 Tuesday AM Reads

Is today the day that oil finally catches a bid? If prices keep falling this fast, Elon Musk won’t need all those batteries! Oh, and reads: • One Hundred Years of Bond History Means Bears Destined to Lose (Bloomberg) • Mistakes maketh the man (FT) see also Five Life Lessons From the Trading Trenches (TraderFeed) •…Read More

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10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Global Central Bank Focus: The Great Escape​​ (PIMCO) • Mario Gabelli on His Botched Google Bid and the Beauty of Compound Interest (Bloomberg) • What Would Jim Lebenthal Say? (The Woman’s Investment Bible) • Can Wall Street and Main Street Stay Aligned? (Bloomberg View) see also Paul Krugman: Recovery at Last? (NY Times)…Read More

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10 Monday AM Reads

The holiday season is now in full swing, but it won’t interfere with our morning train reads: • What Happens to Stocks and Bonds When the Fed Raises Rates? (A Wealth of Common Sense) • 17 Signs You Were a CIO in 2014 (#6 Will Blow Your Mind)   (Chief Investment Officer) • Vanguard calls for boardrooms…Read More

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10 Sunday AM Reads

My Sunday morning reads: • Top Independent Adviser With $3.5 Billion Once Lived on Credit (Bloomberg) • Keeping Investors Scared Witless ( see also The hidden message of the Hindenburg Omen (Humble Student of the Markets) • Is the Bull Market Only Half Over? (Forbes) • The Rise and Fall of Debate in Economics (Joe Francis)…Read More

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10 Weekend Reads

Good Saturday morn. Settle into your favorite easy chair, pour a hot cup of Joe, and enjoy our longer form weekend reads: • Tech Stocks: Sizing Up the New Bubble (Barron’s) • Inside Elon Musk’s $1.4 billion score (Fortune) • Fade to Black: Bill Gross Ends an Era (Chief Investment Officer) see also Fall of the…Read More

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