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  • SEPTEMBER 3, 2013

What's behind Warren Buffet's success story?

Here is today's recommended reading list from Equitymaster...

Top career advice for investment professionals
'Nullius in verba'. This is the motto that famous author and investment analyst Michael Mauboussin wants young analysts to remember as they embark on their long careers. Interested in knowing what it means? Well, read on to find out its meaning and many other useful insights that Mauboussin shares in this fascinating interview... (Farnam Street)

A case for imposition of capital controls
The article discusses the paper written by Hélène Rey, a London Business Professor and raises some interesting questions about the working model of developed nations that is the prime cause of the credit bubbles in the past and recent depreciation in the currency of emerging nations. (Seeking Alpha)

What's behind Warren Buffet's success story?
What makes this man so magnanimous? What is the secret behind his success? An eye for quality businesses and for whom money-making is the order of the day, this man has formed the habit of being successful. In the words of Ms Alice Schroeder through her famous writing "Snowball", she presents a phenomenal account of Warren Buffet's success story. Here is the link that remarkably summarizes the extraordinary success of the prodigy... (GuruFocus)

Are you aware of these investing biases?
The return your portfolio generates overtime is not just an indication of the performance of the investments you own, but an outcome of your own behavior. Read on for a comprehensive list of investing biases and make sure you are not a victim of any. (The Motley Fool)

Why do people invest?
Most people invest to get rich. Isn't it? However, making lots of money from stock markets is not everyone's cup of tea. After all, there can only be one Warren Buffett. What made him such a legendary investor is self-discipline, patience and goal-bound investing. Investing with clear goals in mind helps make you disciplined. Read on this article to find out how one should approach investing... (Oddball Stocks)

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