The Zeitgeist | 2.1.2019


This is our feature of the 10 most on-narrative (i.e. interconnected, highly similar) stories in financial media. It’s not a list of best articles, or articles we think are most interesting, or articles we agree with. But if you’re going to read 5-10 stories when you start your day, these are the ones that are most connected to the financial news that got published today.

The Calculus of Controversy

Should I Be Stockpiling Food For Brexit? These Are The Things To Have On Your List (Ed Note: Already checked it for Marmite, it’s not there)

Shell Shares Undervalued as Profits Hit 4 Year High

Facebook’s Endless Scandals Haven’t Stopped It. But now we know who could.

The Bizarre Case of a Massive Employee-Ownership Flop

U.S. Stocks Have Their Best January in 30 Years

Maxine Waters vows to keep her door open to hear from bankers – even as she takes on Wall Street

Fees & costs: The price worth paying

Wall St Week Ahead-Fed pause validates market fears about U.S. growth

Asian stocks rise sharply in January on hopes over U.S.-China talks

Amazon stock falls during 4Q earnings call

Amazon has its first $200 billion sales year, but growth is slowing


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