News from around the web: 2009-10-09
I am off to a wedding today and through the weekend, so I will leave you with the links and one more post to come. I hope to hear from you all again on Monday. Have a great weekend.
Good write-up on the purpose of venture capital
Good questions asked about how real this signal is.
Buy and hold and market timing are not mutually exclusive
Basically, don’t expect change you can believe in.
This is absurd. hat tip Barry Ritholtz.
His forecasts are pretty much on the money.
This could be a signal of increased consumer leveraging
More on whether stimulus promotes employment
This bankrupt state-owned German bank didn’t know it had a subsidiary in the Channel Islands. Hat tip egghat.
Asian central banks could.
She believes they should take a 20% haircut in bankruptcy
on a "very visceral negative reactions to the upward movements in the gold price"
Is this evidence that there is no consumer pullback?
This is a first in Germany.
Going to lose revenue, exactly why Google Voice was blocked.
Why would you buy Latvian debt?
"The latest Senate health bill will cost $829 billion over a decade and slightly reduce the federal budget deficit, congressional budget crunchers said Wednesday, marking a major step forward for Democrats’ plans to overhaul American health care."
Fund managers and government at loggerheads.
Distraction of the Day: Kanye West interrupts the News
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