Natalie Portman reveals her ‘dark moments’ in college during powerful Harvard commencement speech; The Best Advice Commencement Speakers Gave the Class of 2015: Bamboo Innovator Daily: 31 May (Sun)


  • Natalie Portman reveals her ‘dark moments’ in college during powerful Harvard commencement speech: BI
  • The Best Advice Commencement Speakers Gave the Class of 2015; Graduation speeches. They are what they are. But remarks by the late and current CEOs of Apple offer advice applicable far beyond the office. Bloomberg
  • The Founder And The Inferiority Complex: Techcrunch

Investing Process

  • Some fund houses ‘manipulate’ benchmarks in a bid to market themselves more easily to investors.: FT

Greater China

  • Internet firms in China use big data to help pick stocks: WCT


  • SEC issues fresh warning to private equity: FT
  • Fraud protection a priority, says pensions regulator chief: FT

Energy & Commodities

  • Washing one’s hands of the stain of coal: FT


  • Windshield Devices Bring Distracted Driving Debate to Eye Level: NYT

Consumer & Others

  • Christo Wiese, the billionaire bargain hunter from Africa, is on the prowl; Wiese has turned Pepkor into a global brand with 3,700 clothes stores worldwide, and also runs Shoprite, the biggest food retailer in Africa: Telegraph

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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