Tuesday links have second thoughts

By Felix Salmon
May 12, 2009

Bank of America to take Merrill public? Buying it was a pretty bad idea, so maybe selling it will work better!

Dire data sparks anxiety over Lativa outlook: The economy shrank by 18% in Q1. Default looms.

Stanford Financial Group Chief Investment Officer Charged with Obstruction of Justice: It’s official, although really there’s nothing new here.

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maybe in 5-7 years Merrill Lynch can be spun off. While BAC’s problems are well-known, it seems easily ignored they also own a nice %% of Blackrock (second to PIMCO in bond assets under management).

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