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Is 2013 Our 1968?

bloomberg.com — In Paris in May 1968, massive confrontations between police and students brought workers out on a general strike and brought the government to the point of collapse.

RBC's Golub Says Financial Stocks Are a Buy After 16% Plunge

bloomberg.com — The bank rout has gone too far, and lenders present an opportunity to buy, according to Jonathan Golub of RBC Capital Markets. Low interest rates and concern over the impact of falling oil prices have sparked a rout in the shares, but once calm returns, so will investment-banking activity, said the chief U.S.

Magnus Fears the Worst for China Economy as Credit Squeeze Lurks

bloomberg.com — China's market ructions are likely masking a credit crisis and a bleak outlook for its economy, according to UBS economic adviser George Magnus. "Beneath all of the financial turbulence there lurks, in my view, a credit crisis," Magnus told Tom Keene and Francine Lacqua on Bloomberg Television on Monday.

Billionaire Investor Wilbur Ross Says Fed `Fiddled Too Long'

bloomberg.com — The Federal Reserve's interest-rate increase was long overdue and won't provide much support to the U.S. economy by itself, according to billionaire investor Wilbur Ross. The Fed "fiddled far too long with it," Ross, chairman of WL Ross & Co., said in a Bloomberg Television interview on Thursday.

Summers, Roubini Warn of Premature Federal Reserve Rate Move

bloomberg.com — Federal Reserve policy makers risk making a mistake that will be difficult to correct if they raise interest rates on Wednesday, according to former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers and economist Nouriel Roubini.

Patience Is Required: Tying a Bowtie

linkedin.com — STEP 1: So you have acquired a bowtie. Rookie mistake #1 is to set the neckline to your shirt size. This is called the Bozo-the-Clown strategy. Set the neckline shorter than you think, then tie the tie. Adjust and repeat until the width of the tie is where you want it.

Merkel Ally Fuchs Says U.K. Exit Worse for Britain Than EU

bloomberg.com — A British exit from the European Union would "bad for both sides," though worse for the U.K., said Michael Fuchs, a senior lawmaker in German Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing party. "I'm really fighting for having the U.K. in the EU," Fuchs said in a Bloomberg Television interview Tuesday as Prime Minister David Cameron presented four main demands for changes in the EU's workings.

Brazil's Real Near 4.00 per Dollar Agaub Confronts a Vicious Cycle

bloomberg.com — It is the ugliest of round-trips for Brazil. It is near-13 years on from December 10, 2002, and a weak Brazilian real of 4.0040. Again, we move toward the 4.00 level today. Here is a logarithmic chart of USD-BRL. As it is semi-log, slope matters.

7 of the best people to follow on Twitter (if you want to get smarter)

smh.com.au — Summer is so over. Do something. Get smarter with smart people. First, If you are not on Twitter get on Twitter, now. When I hear adults of all ages say, "Twitter is not for me", all I can think of is the news flow and wave of quality information that drifts by from my many links.

Get Smarter Instantly by Following These Seven People on Twitter

bloomberg.com — Summer is so over. Do something. Get smarter with smart people. First, If you are not on Twitter get on Twitter, now. When I hear adults of all ages say, "Twitter is not for me", all I can think of is the news flow and wave of quality information that drifts by from my many links.
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Jul 25, 2016

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Jul 24, 2016

RT @jbarro: This year's smoothest VP rollout was Cruz-Fiorina.

Jul 24, 2016

RT @conorsen: "24.3 percent of the final sales price of a new home is attributable to regulation."  https://twitter.com/MortgageLaurie/status/756476435158667264 

Jul 24, 2016

RT @scottlanman: Our latest podcast here: Benchmark Special: Five Things to Know About the Fed Meeting  http://bloom.bg/29ZezPj  via @business


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