Weekend Mega Linkfest: November 24,2017

Some off beat reads for the weekend:

Elon Musk: The architect of tomorrow (Rolling Stone)

After the liberation of Mosul, an orgy of killing (Guardian)

No end in sight to the Brexit madness (New Yorker)

The end of net neutrality (Wired)

UAE: I am only here for the working (Harpers)

China’s road through Pakistan (Khurram)

Are Chinatowns now obsolete? (SCMP)

Travelogue: For a glimpse of Mt.Everest (Team BHP)

Masterchef Gummidipoondi (Hindu)

Indian whiskies that are worthy of your attention (GQ)

The most powerful passport in the world (We Forum)

Why I love traveling alone (Medium)

Fifty Days in the life of a Bank’s Branch Manager (Mint)

The ‘Problem with Apu’ (Smithsonian)

Rape Capital Diary (Outlook)

Linkfest: November 24, 2017

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

At 7%, bond yield puts market on edge (BL)

Insolvency Ordinance: Blunt, unforgiving and political (ET)

Lotte Confectionary to buy Havmor ice cream (Mint)

Avanti Feeds: Harvesting High Values (Forbes)

Tendulkar backed firm gets $ 100 Million Valuation (Quint)

David Swensen on Peer Pressure (CS)

Blackwater hired to torture Saudi Princes (Daily Sabah)

SocGen : Get out now (Zero Hedge)

What about the new XYZ fund? (Credo Capital)

How to earn regular income from Mutual Funds (MC)

Linkfest: November 23, 2017

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Supreme Court slams Jaiprakash Associates (FE)

Income Tax Act set for overhaul (Mint

Tweaks in IBC code to block wilful defaulters (BS)

SAIL raises its game (Quint)

Anil Agarwal: India’s mine sweeper (Forbes)

The year of living dangerously (TRB)

Grandma’s bond portfolio is in trouble (Macro Tourist)

The Uncertainty Principle in markets (Pension Partners)

The importance of expectations in investing (Validea)

When tail risk isn’t tail risk (PragCap)

Linkfest: November 22, 2017

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Spin Gold from spinoffs (Mohnish Pabrai)

WhatsApp Leak : SEBI, bourses checking trade details (MC)

Railways to sell 30,000 kms of railway lines (ET)

Kishore Biyani unveils Retail 3.0 (Mint)

When Billionaire Brother’s Bonds decouple (Quint)

Lindy Effect of Unilever Nepal (Amit)

Know your BRLM-Axis Capital (FirstChoice IPO)

Stay away from HDFC Housing Opporunities Fund (Vipin)

Why Uber is the revenge of the founders (Steve Blank)

Lessons from the decline of GE stock (Independent Advisors)

Linkfest: November 21,2017

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

12% & 18% GST slabs may be merged (ET)

Cement stocks tank on pet coke ban (BL)

Logistics sector gets infrastructure status (Mint)

Mumbai commercial rentals plunge (FE)

Interview with Uday Kotak (Quint)

Best PMS services in India (My Investment Ideas)

DIIs have emerged as the biggest anchor investors (BS)

Retirement failure (Subramoney)

Rules of thumb are worthless (TRB)

Delivering negative alpha (Pension Partners)