from Felix Salmon:

Counterparties: Why the young are falling behind

By Ben Walsh
March 20, 2013

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from Felix Salmon:

Counterparties: No hope for change

By Ben Walsh
March 19, 2013

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from Felix Salmon:

Counterparties: Ina the belly of the whale

By Ben Walsh
March 15, 2013

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from Felix Salmon:

Counterparties: Retiring the 401(k)

By Ben Walsh
March 13, 2013

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Disrupting the market for helping people lose money

By Ben Walsh
March 12, 2013

Investors tend to lose money in boring, but effective, ways. Motif Investing (“turn any idea into a motif”) promises to disrupt this predictable pattern by helping people lose their money in new and exciting ways. Motif’s CEO proudly describes the company as like the iPhone, but for investing, with the ease of shopping on Amazon. The fact that that description makes no sense at all does not make it any less terrifying. It wasn’t hard to predict that Twitter mockery would (rightfully) ensue.

from Felix Salmon:

Counterparties: Krugman-Sachs

By Ben Walsh
March 11, 2013

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from Felix Salmon:

Counterparties: (NO) VACANCIES

By Ben Walsh
March 7, 2013

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from Felix Salmon:

Counterparties: Ending capital punishment

By Ben Walsh
March 6, 2013

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Jamie Dimon, consistent flip-flopper

By Ben Walsh
March 1, 2013

He’s alternatively demonized and deified, but Jamie Dimon is rarely called a flip-flopper. You wouldn’t know it from recent reporting, or ego-revealing anecdotes and quotes, but he’s been surprisingly inconsistent on the issue of financial regulation.