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What We’re Reading: June 12th

12 June, 2014 by Ben O'Brien in Commentary

Every morning at 11, our investment team has a conference to discuss the news of the day. Here are a selection of things we’ve been reading and talking about:

Why Cantor’s Loss is a Big Blow Against Crony Capitalism (Washington Post)

The Beliefs of the Economics Professor Who Beat Eric Cantor Explained (Vox)

Investment Banks Seek Shelter in Tough Times (NY Times)

Buffet Doubles His Wind and Solar Bet (Bloomberg)

Why the Student Loan Market is Completely Insane (Businessweek)

Why Uber’s Valuation Doesn’t Signal a New Tech Bubble (Business Insider)

The Grandeur of Accounting (Boston Globe)

Capturing Emerging Markets Growth (Financial Times)