Weekend Mega Linkfest : September 30,2016

Some off beat reads for the weekend:

5 Stages of grief for Indian “liberals” (Great Bong)

The untold story of Dhoni’s business ventures (YS)

The Bangladeshi traffic jam that never ends (NYTimes)

Pakistan’s national baseball team arrives in Brooklyn (New Yorker)

Why decrease in crime statistics is bad news (Wire)

Mahatma Gandhi’s war on Indian Revolutionaries (DailyO)

The untold stories about Japanese war brides (WP)

Where Germans make peace with their dead (New Yorker)

The unbearable smallness of Benjamin Netanyahu (Atlantic)

Travelogue: Canyons and Deserts of USA (TeamBHP)

Gossip: Siddhu wants to go back to BJP (Gossip Guru)

Paki Comedian on why India-Pak should not go to war (BI)

Photos: Hrithik Roshan’s car collection (GQ)

Maharaja Ranjit Singh gets honored in French town (Outlook)

Why anything worth doing takes years (Jon)

Linkfest: September 30,2016

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

ICICI Pru Life tumbles on debut (Mint)

India seeks to curb tensions (Bloomberg)

Research: How do stock prices react to earnings announcements? (AA)

How to pocket $203,596 in 60 seconds (DR)

Following Gurus is not a strategy (PP)

How Goldman Sachs lost $1.2 Billion of Libya’s money (Bloomberg)

Life & Death of star money manager Sanjay Valvani (BI)

7 Ways to achieve financial independence (RetireBy40)

The massacre of the hedge fund business (CNBC)

We may have found perfect alpha (Longboard)

Linkfest : September 29,2016

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

ICICI Pru Life to list today (Money Control)

How MRF scripted a wealth creation story (FE)

Are Indian Banks overvalued? (Mint)

MCX on a roll as SEBI approves Commodity Options (BL)

Mumbai is India’s wealthiest city (Quint)

When to fire your financial adviser (Monika)

A 26 year old describes her home buying experience (Ravi)

How to create wealth in the stock market (Subramoney)

Penny Stock Chronicles (Intercept)

Tudor’s Existential Moment (Climateer)

Linkfest: September 28,2016

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

The Deutsche Bank crisis could take the Euro down (Telegraph)

Why India’s time for growth is NOW (McKinsey)

Infosys screws former CFO (Mint)

RCap shareholders should thank the ‘Anmol Effect’ (BL)

Buying property thru auction (FE)

Stock Talk:Tech Mahindra (Forbes)

Under GST,monthly returns will be mandatory (ET)

Citi India to reduce branches (Bloomberg)

SEBI Vs MF Distributors (Mint)

Who knows?Not Me (Tony Isola)

Linkfest: September 27, 2016

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Vodafone values Indian arm at Rs.93,400 Crores (Quint)

Deutsche Bank shares fall to lowest level since 1980s (Guardian)

Sunil Mittal Vs Mukesh Ambani-Round 2 (Mint)

Customer Feedback on a few brokers (Subramoney)

The complete list of Mutual Fund Returns (FreeFincal)

The dubious rise of Monthly Dividend Plans in Equity Schemes (MFCritic)

Comments on Investment Philosophy (Bronte Capital)

The Fight to keep it Simple (CS)

Bull Markets are the hardest part (PragCap)

Instant lending made this college dropout a Billionaire (Bloomberg)