Weekend Mega Linkfest: 22 September, 2017

Some off beat reads for the weekend:

How Big Business got Brazil hooked onto junk food (NYTimes)

A 105 year old Japanese Doctor who studied longevity (Independent)

The Scotsman who knows India better than many of us (Rediff)

The College Try (California Sunday)

Escape from North Korea (SCMP)

Why nobody wants the Rohingya (Open)

The Left has turned on the Lady of Burma (Spectator)

The madness of Donald Trump (Matt Taibi)

The Professional fortunes of 2002 Godhra investigators (Caravan)

The ridiculous “Principles” of Ray Dalio (Charles)

History: How Sir M Visvesvaraya tamed Hyderabad’s floods (BI)

Travelogue: Bali (Team BHP)

Inside story of Cabinet reshuffle (Gossip Guru)

Food: Best dishes to try in Amritsar (Lonely Planet)

Toronto Diary (Outlook)

Linkfest: September 22, 2017

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Reliance Home Finance lists today (Quint)

The single biggest business opportunity (Anand Mahindra)

Tata Sons becomes a Pvt Company (Mint)

Bandhan Bank IPO to hit markets next fiscal (BL)

Bankruptcy Code being gamed (Debashis Basu)

Learning from Byjus (Forbes)

An Asian lesson for Sydney’s property bubble (Bloomberg)

Bet with Buffett, not against him (Barry)

The two sides of doing nothing (Forbes)

In search of competition (Seth Godin)

Linkfest: September 21, 2017

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Massive layoffs at private sector banks (ET)

RBI clears the decks for P2P lending (Quint)

N Chandra: Better times ahead for Tata Steel (Mint)

Raymond Ltd-The Complete Headache (Leading Nowhere)

Record SME IPOs in a booming market (BL)

On the wisdom and madness of crowds (Nick)

Myths, markets and easy money (Pension Partners)

For traders, simplicity is supreme (Cross Hairs Trader)

Social Proof in the markets (Common Sense)

Worrying as an investing trait (A VC)

Linkfest: September 20, 2017

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

SBI Life Insurance IPO opens today (MC)

IPO Review: SBI Life (SP Tulsian)

TRAI screws old telecom firms (Mint)

Economic slowdown likely to worsen (BS)

India in urgent need of fiscal push (Quint)

Shareholders want Schneider relisted (BL)

Indian markets are heavily correlated with the EM Index (Amit)

Annual Report Review: Infoedge (Safal Niveshak)

How Toys ‘R’Us collapsed (Bloomberg)

Equity Investing as a Full time career? (Value Pickr)

Linkfest: September 19, 2017

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

NHAI IPO on the cards (Mint)

Tez: Google’s new mobile payments App (ET)

Jaypee Infra home buyers in a fix (FE)

The fraud at Ricoh India (Quint)

Boards must open up to investors (IIAS Advisory)

The most over priced asset in the world? (Macro Tourist)

Is blogging income really passive income? (RetireBy40)

The Optimist & the Pilot (Market Fox)

What happens when you data mine 2M Quant strategies (AA)

Tech stocks as career obsolescence insurance (TRB)