MERS Dealt Severe Blow by Federal Bankruptcy Court


MERS dealt severe blow by federal bankruptcy court. [Bloomberg]

No one likes risk—everybody loves yield. CNBC's Kate Kelly explains why hedge funds are snapping up muni bonds. [CNBC]

The St. Louis Fed is sponsoring a YouTube contest. Make the best video about the importance of central banking and you'll win a $1,000 savings bond. [St. Louis Fed]

"Oil Falls to Lowest Level since November on Fuel Supply, Egypt" [Bloomberg]

Robert Wenzel, at, is holding a competing contest in rebuttal called End the Fed. [] The winner will receive a one ounce gold coin which, according to Wenzel, is worth approximately $1,400 dollars. (Sounds like a better deal.)

Who is Rose McGowan's finance guy? [New York Magazine]

Valentine's Day: Even the history is grim. [NPR]