Ritholtz's Reads: Hedge Funds Do Half as Well as You Think

Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist. He founded Ritholtz Wealth Management and was chief executive and director of equity research at FusionIQ, a quantitative research firm. He blogs at the Big Picture and is the author of “Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy.”
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My Two-for-Tuesday morning train reads:

  • Has U.S. Treasury Market Liquidity Deteriorated? (Liberty Street Economicsbut see Bond Market’s $2.46 Trillion Dilemma Isn’t So Bad After All (Bloomberg)
  • Buzzkill Profs: Hedge Funds Do Half as Well as You Think (Bloomberg)
  • Who Killed Value? (Efficient Frontiersee also Why You Should Allocate to Value over Growth (Advisor Perspectives)
  • Carly Fiorina’s Record as CEO: Not So Sterling (NYT)
  • Did We Just Witness the Best Risk-Adjusted Returns Ever? (A Wealth of Common Sensebut see U.S. Lacks Ammo for Next Economic Crisis (WSJ)
  • The ethics of modern web ad-blocking (Marco)
  • Stop Kidding Yourself. A Classic Car Is (Almost) Never a Good Investment (Bloombergbut see 100 Beautiful Cars from Pebble Beach Car Show (BTV)
  • Age of the neutrino: Plans to decipher mysterious particle take shape (Nature)
  • American Political Jargon (Bloomberg QuickTakebut see Rand Paul on what America’s been doing all wrong since 1835 (WonkBlog)
  • 10 surprisingly viral TED Talks (TED)

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