Sunday links: registration confusion
The fallout from the court decision overturning the SEC's hedge fund registration rules get a great deal of coverage. The Wall Street Journal, New York Times and CNN Money are there. Don't expect any quick actions by hedge funds to de-register just yet.
Jeff Matthews has a skeptical look at the New York Times report on insider trading charges at a prominent hedge fund.
Speaking of hedge funds, Alistair Barr at Marketwatch.com looks at the growing competition in the profitable prime brokerage business.
Iain Day at the Telegraph looks at the growing power of hedge funds in the outcome of merger transactions.
Roger Nusbaum at TheStreet.com examines the up and downside of the new leveraged ETFs.
Brett Steenbarger at TraderFeed looks at the effect the introduction of new trading vehicles, like ETFs, have on the "trendiness" of a market.
Adam Warner at the Daily Options Report is on the Cramerica beat.
The Stalwart has an interesting look at whether creativity may be overrated.
Jack Shafer at Slate.com looks at the contradictory prospects for newspapers and the news business.
Alexei Barrionuevo at the New York Times takes a closer look at the unintended consequences of the gold rush we call ethanol.
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