Mark Cuban: Hates the FroHawk, for no specific reason.
Sovereign Loss Funds: Council of Foreign Relations blog tries to model Abu Dhabi and other SWF losses. “So much for forecasts that sovereign funds would emerge as a huge forces in global markets…”
Why We Should Save Predictions For The Psychics: The Economist apologizes for its wrong predictions for this year. Before going on to make another round of bold calls for next year. (Dealbook)
Charles Ponzi: Dealbook outlines a century of Ponzi Schemes, including Mr. Ponzi, the OWCG (Original White Collar Gangsta).
Thanks Gawker: Ranting against the news cliché “perfect storm.”
An Auction: Remember those? Premier Foods is talking with PE firms to possibly sell a stake.
More Disclosure: Europe’s PE transparency code isn’t up to snuff, yet, according to a rare political supporter of the industry. Probably because its voluntary, so there’s no proof its really changing much.
Huntsman Shares: Ouch.