The Alchemists of Finance

Saturday, May 19, 2007 | 05:30 AM

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There is a huge special issue of the Economist, all about the many flavors of Investment Banking, titled The Alchemists of Finance. The alchemists of finance: This broad review of banking, trading, and markets is quite fascinating (and free if you sit thru a flash advert) 

D2007su1_2 Its a definite must read this weekend. Here's the related articles:

The alchemists of finance
Black boxes 
Les fleurs du mal 
Capital spenders 
Merchants of boom 
Share-cropping 
Here, there and everywhere 
The art of courtship 
Comeback kid 
The wobble factor 
Eggheads and long tails 
Spreading the muck
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Also of interest is the cover story: America's Fear of China

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I love the cuddly panda bear shot.
I do hope our military doesn't shoot him/her down.

Posted by: Greg0658 | May 19, 2007 9:15:14 AM

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