Are private equity firms running out of viable buyout targets? (via WSJ.com)
John Carney at DealBreaker.com on just who should be overseeing hedge funds.
The Economist asks, “Is low volatility making the world too complacent about risk?”
Barry Ritholtz at the Big Picture on what historical bear market contractions look like.
Demand for inflation protection, via TIPs, is on the upswing. (via FT Alphaville)
Vikas Bajaj in the New York Times on one trader who is profiting from the subprime mortgage market meltdown.
Caroline Baum at Bloomberg.com on the search for the blameworthy in the subprime mess.
Jon Markman at MSN Money looks at energy-focused master limited partnerships (MLPs) as the “new REITs.”
All About Alpha has part two of their interview with Thomas Schneeweis on the question of what ‘alpha’ really measures.
What exactly is the role of gold in today’s global economy? (via FT Alphaville)
Charles E. Kirk at the Kirk Report has tracked down an interest list of fifty trading rules.
Curtis M. Faith at Way of the Turtle on mixing fundamental and technical analysis.
Felix Salmon makes the bullish case for New York real estate.
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