10 Sunday Reads

My Sunday reading:

• Wonder Material Ignites Scientific Gold Rush (WSJ)
• How Computers Took Over Trading (The Ticker)
• Six Opportunities Steve Ballmer Missed at Microsoft (Bloomberg) see also Exit Sandman (The Reformed Broker)
• The Confidential Memo at the Heart of the Global Financial Crisis (Vice)
• What Determines the Return on Gold? (Noahpinion)
• David Kotok is Bullish on the U.S., and Bullish on ETFs (Barron’s)
• Portfolio Solutions versus DFA: Factor This (Rick Ferri)
• Why Wall Street, Insurers Don’t Want Fiduciary Duty (Forbes)
• Mr. Geek Goes to Washington (Economist)
• The 35 Greatest Animal Photobombers Of All Time (BuzzFeed)

Whats for Brunch?

 

Fed Seeks More Control Over Rates
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Source: WSJ

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