Whistleblower exposes insider trading program at JP Morgan Wikileaks. The tone is overwrought, but this does indeed not look pretty.
Logo Can Make You ‘Think Different’ PhysOrg. An illustration of how easily our mental processes can be manipulated.
Sovereign Funds: The writing on the wall… Jeff Frankel (guest blogging at RGE Monitor)
Volcker: Fed’s ‘Extreme’ Intervention ‘Raises Some Real Questions’ Greg Ip, Economics Blog, Wall Street Journal. Volcker is not keen about the Fed taking on potentially bad assets (that’s not its role) or rescuing entities it does not regulate but he acknowledges that there might have been no better option.
Exxon Loses U.K. Ruling In Fight With Venezuela Wall Street Journal
Wall Street’s Next Big Bailout? Eben Esterhuizen. On the link between the dollar and stock prices.
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