Asset Management & Market Research

Monday reads & daily charts ...

We scour the best of publications that cover the markets & economy, the world of business & finance, asset & wealth management, monetary & fiscal policy, Europe & Asia, the news & politics, science & technology … and throw in a bit of arts & entertainment, just to keep it light. Here’s what we found particularly compelling in the last 24 hours:

Buffett gets the better of everyone, version 4,762 (FT Alphaville)

What’s behind the sudden improvement in loan growth? (SoberLook)

How the NSA’s Quantum Internet Attack System Works (Wired)

Why hydrogen-powered cars will drive Elon Musk crazy (The Atlantic)

Billionaires with big ideas are privatizing science (NYT)

Market won’t take its eyes off Yellen this week (Fiscal Times)

Haunted by the Bull That Got Away (Zweig/MoneyBeat)

The new age of crony capitalism (The Economist)

In-the-know insiders are dumping stocks (Hulbert – MarketWatch)

Confederation: An off-ramp for the Ukrainian crisis (Reuters)

What Can Take the Place of Fannie and Freddie? (WSJ)

The charts below are courtesy of the WSJ (see reads above) and Business Insider. 

fannie 1a

Business Insider looked at housing list price data from real estate brokerage and real estate marketplace

city real estate chart corrected

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