10 Monday AM Reads

My morning reads:

• Wall Street’s Brightest Minds Reveal THE MOST IMPORTANT CHARTS IN THE WORLD (Business Insider) but see also Market Punditry As Astrology (Monty Pelerin’s World)
• Large spike in ‘smart beta’ investments (FT.com)
• Insiders are buying — and that’s good news (Marketwatch)
• QE myths and the Expectations Fairy (Coppola Comment) see also The twilight of the central banker (Economist)
• How to change your bond strategy (MarketWatch)
• Southeast Asia: The Next Crisis? (Diplomat) see also China Shitshow: Lending Rate Spikes and Apartment Bubbles (The Reformed Broker)
• GAO report finds thousands of contractors paid more than VP (Capital Business)
• Fashion Models Vie With Engineers for Skilled-Worker Visas (Businessweek) see also What America will look like with immigration reform—and without it (Quartz)
• Obama’s crackdown views leaks as aiding enemies of U.S. (McClatchy)
Hilarious! Old Economy Steve: A meme for frustrated Millennials (Marketplace)

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Closed-End Funds Bite Back
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Source: WSJ

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