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Write-Offs: 04.19.11

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$$$ Meredith Whitney To Goldman: What's The Endgame? [CNBC]

$$$ Nasdaq, ICE Sweeten Bid For NYSE [WSJ]

$$$ Bank of America Merrill Lynch to Exit Private Equity Business [CNBC]

$$$The trouble with defining insider trading [FT Alphaville]

$$$ Good-looking women discriminated against by female recruiters [Telegraph]

$$$ After the brief presentation, actress Demi Moore tweeted about the company. She noted that "everything has a price!"—a reference to her role in the film "Indecent Proposal," about a man's $1 million offer to borrow a stranger's wife for a night. Within 48 hours, Zaarly raised its first seed round of $1 million. Among those piling into the deal, according to Mr. Fishback: Ms. Moore's husband, the actor Ashton Kutcher, and Lightbank, a venture fund created by the founders of online-coupon giant Groupon. [WSJ]

$$$ S&P stated the much-needed obvious on U.S. debt [BreakingViews]

$$$Wall Street Is No Longer Paved With Goldman [Heard on the Street]