11/27/17 – Monday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • 29 books that people like to give away (or recommend). (farnamstreetblog)
  • What’s going on with consumer tech this holiday season? (techpinions)
  • I’m on the FCC. Please stop us from killing net neutrality (latimes)
  • A Decade After the Crisis, King Dollar Is the World’s Tyrant (wsj)
  • What you should think when you see a pundit on TV. (awealthofcommonsense)
  • Holiday Sales Forecasts Still Stink (bloomberg)
  • Bitcoin topped $9000. (coindesk)
  • 3 secrets to a more meaningful life. (bakadesuyo)
  • All the ETFs affected by how S&P classifies global industries. (etf)
  • How DRW Holdings became a big-time Bitcoin trader. (wsj)
  • A succinct summary of the week’s economic events. (ritholtz)
  • The bulk of bitcoin mining occurs in China where power is cheap. (businessinsider)
  • It’s hard to argue with market breadth. (thereformedbroker)
  • Are gold and trend following a perfect match? (pensionpartners)
  • "ETF promoters need to accept fee pressure as a permanent feature of the industry…" (institutionalinvestor)
  • Big UK asset managers are trying to boost the number of women in middle management. (ft)
  • Sweden is in an enviable fiscal situation. (bloomberg)
  • Why you need some additional strategy diversification. (mrzepczynski.blogspot)
  • People visiting U.S. stores on Thanksgiving and Black Friday fell 4 percent from last year (wsj)
  • Why now is a great time to diversify globally. (schwab)
  • Can charisma be taught? (ft)
  • Why should we suspect that ETF investors will behave differently than others? (citywire.co.uk)
  • The US Mint charges a mint for proof gold and silver coins. (wsj)
  • Five ways to combat procrastination. (heleo)
  • Private equity is taking off in Japan. (bloomberg)
  • Barbara Novick, "Indexing is only one component of a diverse, robust and constantly innovating ecosystem." (wsj)
  • Ousted for sexual misconduct, stars leave trail of unemployed in their wake (nbcnews)
  • What are we to make of the mushrooming number of indices wrought by self-indexing? (ft)
  • Insurance companies are taking on illiquidity risk in order to boost returns. (wsj)
  • Want to make more money? Prepare for a digital job. (blogs.wsj)
  • Why isn’t the SEC cracking down on ICOs? (nytimes)
  • Millennials are set to be the most unequal generation (qz)
  • Bitcoin is reflective of the time compression in markets. (medium)
  • Businesses are not interested in taking on more bank loans. (wsj)
  • Hooray for Fiona the Hippo, Our Bundle of Social-Media Joy (nytimes)
  • On the civil war between Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash. (bespokepremium)
  • Don’t look now but international REITs are showing good 12-month performance. (capitalspectator)
  • Sweden’s hot housing market is finally cooling off. (qz)
  • The economic schedule for the coming week. (calculatedriskblog)
  • 13 lessons learned about the fund business. (beta.morningstar)
  • The Tech Giants’ Secret War Against Fake News Is Too Secret (bloomberg)
  • Beyond Modern Portfolio Theory: Liability-Driven Investment Strategies (blogs.cfainstitute)
  • Chicago is becoming quite the Bitcoin hub. (chicagobusiness)
  • Where’s the Mutual Fund Deathwatch? (theetfeducator)
  • Empirical economics is coming under some much needed (statistical) scrutiny. (bloomberg)
  • Index providers have a disproportionate effect on emerging markets. (bloomberg)
  • What co-trading looks like. (traderfeed.blogspot)
  • Want to be more interesting? Ask questions. (bloomberg)
  • Pay attention, we are witnessing the first post-crisis mania. (thereformedbroker)
  • How Tecent could help Snap ($SNAP). (hans.vc)
  • What part of the financial advice industry push women away. (investmentnews)
  • Attention, 401(k) investors: Own quality, purebred stocks (usatoday)

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