Bamboo Innovator Daily Insight: 11 Jan (Sun) – Self-Refinement Through the Wisdom of the Ages: 15 Resolutions for 2015 from Some of Humanity’s Greatest Minds


Self-Refinement Through the Wisdom of the Ages: 15 Resolutions for 2015 from Some of Humanity’s Greatest Minds: BrainPickings

“Compassion… asks us to look into our own hearts, discover what gives us pain, and then refuse, under any circumstance whatsoever, to inflict that pain on anybody else.”: BrainPickings

Happy 100th Birthday, Alan Watts: The Pioneer of Eastern Philosophy in the West on What Reality Is and How to Become What You Are: BrainPickings

‘Dairy Godfather’ Zheng Junhuai has returned to the industry after a spell in jail for embezzlement at Yili Dairy, saying he is the man to clean up the baby milk formula business: SCMP1, SCMP2

Pure Gym founder Andrew Cave on how he built Britain’s biggest gym chain: Telegraph

Eight Powerful Negotiation Tips For Introverts: Forbes

Corporate Empathy Is Not an Oxymoron: HBR

Thoughts on “Teaching Economics After the Crash”: Medium

The Real Story of How America Became an Economic Superpower: Atlantic

Could a 200-year-old whale offer clues to help humans live longer?: CBS

AQR’s Cliff Asness: Shareholder Value Is Undervalued: AQR

Investing Process

Dodge & Cox’s Secret Ingredient: Dodge & Cox’s superior performance, small roster of funds, and steady inflows are bucking just about every trend in the fund industry today. Here’s how it’s done. Barron’s

Greater China

Analysts fear China financial crisis as deflation looms: Guardian

Three Reasons To Watch Taiwan In 2015: Forbes

Occupy Central ‘not reason behind Li Ka-shing’s reorganisation of business empire’: SCMP

Shanghai Stock Exchange to Allow Same-Day Trading for ETFs: Bloomberg


Indian PM showcases ‘Modi-nomics’ at investment summit: CNA

Alibaba to Invest About $575 Million in Indian Online-Shopping Service, Paytm; China’s Alibaba and Affiliate Zhejiang Ant to Take 30% Stake in One97 Communications: WSJ


Return of the Stockpickers: Active managers are likely to recapture their lost glory as interest rates rise. Barron’s

Energy & Commodities

‘Sometimes the lessons are painful’: Oilpatch veterans reflect on life in a downturn: FP


Hearing Is Believing: The newest old art form: Riveting tales, told aloud, as audiobooks. NYT

Apple Emerges As A Promising Internet Of Things Platform At CES 2015: Forbes

Decentralize All The Things!: Techcrunch


About bambooinnovator
KB Kee is the Managing Editor of the Moat Report Asia (, a research service focused exclusively on highlighting undervalued wide-moat businesses in Asia; subscribers from North America, Europe, the Oceania and Asia include professional value investors with over $20 billion in asset under management in equities, some of the world’s biggest secretive global hedge fund giants, and savvy private individual investors who are lifelong learners in the art of value investing. KB has been rooted in the principles of value investing for over a decade as an analyst in Asian capital markets. He was head of research and fund manager at a Singapore-based value investment firm. As a member of the investment committee, he helped the firm’s Asia-focused equity funds significantly outperform the benchmark index. He was previously the portfolio manager for Asia-Pacific equities at Korea’s largest mutual fund company. KB has trained CEOs, entrepreneurs, CFOs, management executives in business strategy, value investing, macroeconomic and industry trends, and detecting accounting frauds in Singapore, HK and China. KB was a faculty (accounting) at SMU teaching accounting courses. KB is currently the Chief Investment Officer at an ASX-listed investment holdings company since September 2015, helping to manage the listed Asian equities investments in the Hidden Champions Fund. Disclaimer: This article is for discussion purposes only and does not constitute an offer, recommendation or solicitation to buy or sell any investments, securities, futures or options. All articles in the website reflect the personal opinions of the writer.

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