Hot Links: Excessive Leverage Posted October 20, 2014 by Joshua M Brown What I'm reading this morning: European stocks heading lower again this morning (MarketWatch) IBM is collapsing (Business Insider) Did Dodd-Frank destroy market liquidity by over-regulating the brokers? Volcker and Frank weigh in. (Bloomberg) Are the pros capitulating? (See It Market) How much of the recent sell-off was caused by excessive leverage? (Bloomberg) Kevin Roose's interview with Marc Andreessen is great (New York Magazine) Cullen Roche is reminded by this month's volatility of why he loves the stock market (Pragmatic Capitalism) Larry Swedroe: How should asset allocators think about valuation? (ETF.com) Krugman's not a fan of what Amazon's "monopsony" does to the economy (New York Times) Goldman is now the biggest backer of the GOP on Wall Street (MoneyBeat) Now go talk about it. facebook twitter linkedin Read this next.August 12, 2011 Harold and Kumar Return for Christmas (Trailer)March 10, 2014 a helpful realizationApril 20, 2009 My Two-Word Response to New York Mag's "The Rage of the Rich"