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  • Here’s A Credit Card That Looks To Trap ID Thieves By Making Them Think They’re Clever http://t.co/BjtE1Pcy Thieves that goof get fingered Jan 12, 2012
  • $MSFT Said to Plan Marketing Reorganization That Includes Job Cuts http://t.co/tnmiw372 Cuts s/b a last resort option 4 morale reasons $$ Jan 12, 2012
  • @The_Analyst But, no, I don’t think it will happen. Federal regulators are in bed with those that they regulate. All will claim confidential Jan 12, 2012
  • @The_Analyst They should at least be as good as the appointed life actuaries who have to hand the risk model over in full to the regulators. Jan 12, 2012
  • Big ETFs likely to get bigger http://t.co/sMV3gXRB Makes sense; broad aggregate asset class exposures should have large ETFs to implement $$ Jan 12, 2012
  • Vikram Pandit Is on the Right Track http://t.co/W1nKvtrV Banks should make their risk models & data bases public; indep ests validate them Jan 12, 2012
  • Greek Crisis Dries Up Drug Supply http://t.co/6adxylUd This is one of the sadder things about the Eurozone crisis $$ Even aspirin gone Jan 12, 2012
  • This Winter’s Weirdly Warm Weather Explained http://t.co/QwmcdVCT The Arctic & North Atlantic Oscillations explain the drastic difference $$ Jan 11, 2012
  • Red Kite Evangelicals Reap 47% on Copper Bet http://t.co/ZEKFYRtF Doing well? Doing good? Why choose? Jan 11, 2012
  • The great hedge fund humbling of 2011 http://t.co/CAJPuxZD Average fund dropping 4.8% & some stock-focused funds down 19% on average $$ Jan 11, 2012
  • @MarcHochstein True. Almost every bubble leaves something good behind; think of all the dark fiber laid in the early 2000s now being used $$ Jan 11, 2012
  • Awaiting a Greek Payout http://t.co/YrjsFuIb Could Greece’s next rescue payout go straight into the pockets of London hedge funds? $$ #yes Jan 11, 2012
  • Insurers Lifting Rates as Storms Defy Models http://t.co/SF6gQeWf After disasters, well-capitalized insurers benefit from rising premiums Jan 11, 2012
  • Building Skyscrapers Signals Excess, Forecasts Crashes, says Barclays http://t.co/PzkWBb81 Overly cheap capital creates white elephants $$ Jan 11, 2012
  • Yale’s Crash Confidence Index Shows Just How Fearful Investors Have Become http://t.co/eL3jG5j4 Short-term bullish indicator $$ Jan 11, 2012
  • Gen Y: Post Traumatic Stock Syndrome http://t.co/jMmRDwI6 In order to make $$ in the markets, you must survive the bad times. $$ Jan 11, 2012
  • Europe’s $39T Pension Threat Grows http://t.co/HHGm0NcV and in the US: Social Security – January 2012 and Beyond http://t.co/WrElghGi $$ Jan 11, 2012
  • Europe Banks Hoarding Cash Resist Draghi http://t.co/X2yqiTdR Euro-area banks have more than 600 billion euros of debt maturing this year Jan 11, 2012
  • An Imaginary Dustup? The Incalculable Harm of Regulation http://t.co/cB7j2N6e Agricultural regulations anger a farmer; he explains the cost Jan 11, 2012