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Friday Breakfast Links

How about those Mavericks. They lead series 3-2. They didn’t get the corn crop in.  This has direct and indirect effects through the whole economy. Implications for not only wheat and soybeans, but hogs and cattle, oil, plastic, and other …






Why Aren’t There Futures on ETF’s?

Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) have been a great boon to the stock market. They are great for investors, because it allows them to spread their risk over an entire sector, rather than pick one company. They are great for brokers …






Mergers in the Exchange Space

Yesterday the exchange space was ruffled by the two announced mergers, TMX and LSE, and NYX and Deutsche Borse.  It’s always interesting to play “As the Exchange Turns” to see what’s next. Andy Kessler recently wrote a great book “Eat …