Here are seven (or so) links at 7AM Eastern. We will see you later with the daily linkfest. Good luck out there.
The $VIX closed in backwardation yesterday. (MarketBeat)
Is the “core” iShares brand going to take off? (IndexUniverse)
Carl Icahn is no slouch in attracting poison pills. (Dealbreaker)
Hurricane Sandy underlies the fragility of our just-in-time lives. (Daniel Gross)