Linkfest : 05 April, 2021

Some stuff I am reading today morning :

Maharashtra goes under lockdown ( BS )

Taxman to access capital gains data directly from FY22 ( ET )

Real returns from FDs remain negative ( FE )

India wields ‘oil weapon’ ( Reuters )

Interview with William Bernstein ( Evidence Investor )

The 2 most powerful forces in the markets ( CA )

Have investors lost their minds with growth stocks ? ( Irrelevant Investor )

The death of many brands ( Ensemble )

Recycling in the VC world ( A VC )

How Bill Hwang amassed $ 10 Billion ( Forbes)


Weekend Mega Linkfest: 01 April ,2021

Some off beat reads for the long weekend:

The palpable shift in Assam politics (Ruhi Tewari)

The Ashoka imbroglio ( Makarand Paranjape)

Exodus from Lebanon (Guernica)

Hands off Taiwan ! (Spiked)

Has India become China’s colony? (Print)

How Bellingcat unmasked Putin’s assasins (New Yorker)

The case for an Israeli Suez Canal alternative (TOI)

150 years of Anti-Asian racism (Buzz Feed)

Death of a truly good salesman (Truly Adventurous)

Walmart’s Company town of Bentonville, Arkansas (Jacobin)

India & Tibet (LHI)

Passports are some colonial bullshit (Indi Samarajiva)

Prabhas Power (Open)

Athellam Venda ( Rajan Venkateswaran)

The end of Ghashiram Kotwal (Pune Mirror)


Linkfest : 01 April, 2021

Some stuff I am reading today morning :

Govt cuts interest rates on small savings schemes ( BS )

Does it still make sense to invest in PPF ? ( Free Fincal )

Cabinet approves PLI scheme for food processing ( FE )

Lodha developers IPO on April 7 ( CNBC )

Piramal Pharma acquires Hemmo Pharma ( MC )

Biden unveils his $2 Trillion infrastructure plan ( CNBC )

Cathie Wood’s Ark Funds are ill prepared ( Market Watch )

Bull market bull ( Barry Ritholtz )

How I lost 10 Million $ ( Andrew Wilkinson)

Five Investing Powers ( Morgan Housel )


Linkfest: 31 March, 2021

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Modi’s Nal Se Jal brings tap water to 4 Cr households (FE)

Franklin Templeton’s laughable bluff (Debashis Basu)

India Govt bonds can be included in FTSE index (BT)

Biden’s massive tax plans (Axios)

Your auto debit payments may fail in April (BS)

Rising stars in Mutual Funds: Pankaj Tibrewal (MC)

Stock Talk: Stove Kraft (Bhavik Mehta)

Beware of the Bubble (Mr. Money Mustache)

Lessons in a 1938 letter from Keynes (Novel Investor)

Video: Disruptions & Capital Markets (Manish Chokhani)


Linkfest : 30 March, 2021

Some stuff I am reading today morning :

Unique Id for all land parcels by 2022 ( Hindu )

Growth worries amidst Covid blues ( FE )

Traffic in Suez canal resumes ( BS )

How leverage at Archegos Capital brought banks to their knees ( Capital Mind )

CFDs – The dirty little secret behind the collapse of Archegos ( Zero Hedge )

Why Wall Street is terrified over the Archegos blowup ( Yahoo )

My 30 Investment Lessons learnt ( Brosef)

Covid accelerated the future ( Sequoia )

The startup enemies of Wall Street are booming ( NY Times )

On Confidence ( Vivek Kaul )