10 Mid-Week PM Reads

My airplane reading for today:

• ‘Fortune 500′ of 1812 Shows U.S. Banks’ Early Influence (Bloomberg)
• Are speculators behind high oil and gasoline prices? (McClatchy)
• The inevitability of shadowy banking (and how to regulate it) (Alphaville) see also Profit Drop at U.S. Banks Imperils Rally (Bloomberg)
• Top Concerns From Regulatory Compliance Associates: Pay-to-Play, Form PF, Social Media (Advisor One)
• How Instagram founder Kevin Systrom became insta-rich (LA Times) see also Facebook Plays Offense and Defense in a Single Deal (NYT)
• Anti-Theft Effort May Boost iPhone Resales (SmartMoney)
• Microsoft quietly buys Netscape browser technology (Slash Gear)
• Google’s Washington Night (NYT)
• A Start-Up Rethinks the Process of Getting a Trademark (NYT)
• Future TechStars, Step Forward (Inc.)

What are you reading?

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Source: WSJ

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