Best of the Web: 14-10-30, nr 1097

Good morning. A small overview which may be handy when we start writing our end-of-year reports… 

http://www.businessinsider.com/why-stocks-rally-amid-panic-2014-10

The bank of Japan ups its QE-game unexpectedly

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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-10-31/markets-explodes-bank-japan-goes-all-er-increases-qqe-jpy-80-trillion

The strong US GDP report

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http://www.bespokeinvest.com/thinkbig/2014/10/30/advance-q2-gdp-beats-expectations.html

Stock ownership distribution in the US

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http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2014/10/27/who-owns-stocks-its-not-just-the-rich/

Summers has some more thoughts on secular stagnation. Or is it the thing on repeat?

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http://www.voxeu.org/article/reflections-new-secular-stagnation-hypothesis

For all yea investment managers: keeping volatility constant (paywall)

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http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21629565-new-strategy-reduces-pension-funds-risks-it-has-cost-eliminate

A complete overview of all previous editions of Best of the Web can be found herehttp://tinyurl.com/c8ge4c5. All links provided are collected from public websites, unless otherwise specified. I have not checked the data or information for accuracy used, and therefore do not guarantee that all data provided will be 100% correct. The links provided do not necessarily reflect my personal opinion and should be seen as general interest: oftentimes I do not agree with arguments presented, but nevertheless think it is worthwhile to read them. It is up to the reader to make up their own mind. Suggestions or discussions are more than welcome. Do not quote unless specifically cleared beforehand!

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