Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Friday AM Reads

Finish your week strong with our free range morning train reads:

• A Visual History of Market Crash Predictions (Fund Reference)
• Luck vs. Skill in Active Management (WOCS)
• The technical experts weigh in, and they’re pretty impressed with the Iran deal (MoJosee also Iran deal: The best worst option (Judith Miller)
• Interview: David Byrne: The man who chased the sounds of the future as Talking Heads’ frontman is curating London’s Meltdown festival this year. (FT)
• The 10 Best Craft Breweries to Hit Up in New England This Summer (Bloomberg)

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Category: Financial Press

10 Thursday AM Reads

Our slow aged, steel cut morning train reads: • Why the Art Market Is a Bubble That’s Not Going to Burst (ArtNet) • I love Germany. And Greece. And especially Finland. (Interfluidity) • Seriously Delinquent Mortgages at Lowest Level in 8 Years in U.S. (World Property Journal) • VR is the Porn industry’s billion-dollar new frontier (Marketwatch) • No,…Read More

Category: Financial Press

Talk Biz News: 1 Year Anniversary of Masters in Business

It is the one year anniversary of Masters in Business on Bloomberg radio. There is a full discussion of the show after one year at Talk Biz News. Over the course of its first year, the podcast has broken some news, generated some buzz, and generally been a wonderful learning experience for me. I have no…Read More

Category: Financial Press, Investing, Podcast

10 Wednesday AM Reads

Here are our mid-week, fourth day rally, hand-curated, morning train reads: • Short Investing Philosophies: Ten Words or Less. (Motley Fool) • At 20, Amazon Continues to Defy Predictions (Bloomberg) see also Amazon Dreams Up a Sale in a Calendar Bursting With Them (NYT) • Yanis Varoufakis opens up about his five month battle to save Greece (New Statesman) • Stock-Market…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Tuesday AM Reads

Welcome to our Two-for-Tuesday morning train reads: • The Hierarchy of Investor Needs (Motley Fool) • So you’re a leveraged stock market investor with poor timing in China? (FT Alphaville) see also Hedge Funds Reassess China After Market Free Fall (NYT) • The world is getting better all the time, in 11 maps and charts (Vox) • Greece — time…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Monday AM Reads

Welcome back to the festival of foreign affairs. China, Greece, Iran and Russia are on the agenda for the week – and that’s before we even get to a little thing called earnings. Oh, and our free range morning train reads: • Why Investing Is So Complicated, and How to Make It Simpler (NYT) • Beware: 10…Read More

Category: Financial Press

China “Embraces” the Markets

Fantastic cover from this week’s Economist; I think we have different definitions of “embrace” . . .     Source: The Economist – China embraces the markets: A panicked response to tumbling stocks casts doubt on the pace of reform  

Category: Bailouts, Financial Press, Really, really bad calls, Regulation

10 Sunday Reads

My easy-like Sunday morning reads: • The Bloomberg terminal: clunky, costly, addictive, ubiquitous (FT) • Can You Tell the Difference Between a Robot and a Stock Analyst? (WSJ) • The Dismal Economics of Moneyball (Digitopoly) • The Bumbling, Irrelevant New York Stock Exchange (NYT) • Fish oil pills: A $1.2 billion industry built, so far, on empty promises (Washington Post)…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Weekend Reads

Welcome to the weekend: Pour yourself a mug of cold brewed iced coffee, and settle in for our longer form weekend reading: • This Medical Charity Made $3.3 Billion From a Single Pill: How the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation amassed a fortune—and upended medical research at the same time (Bloomberg) • Paul McCartney Opens Up About Lennon, Yoko, and…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Friday AM Reads

Heckuva week. Wrap it up right with the finest morning train reads in the land: • Who Would Benefit From a Stock Market Correction? (A Wealth of Common Sense) see also Short Sales Are at Their Highest Level Since the Financial Crisis (Bloomberg) • Stephen Roach: Why the Stock Meltdown Doesn’t Spell Doom for China. The country’s economy has a…Read More

Category: Financial Press