Write-Offs: 07.11.13

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$$$US and EU seal landmark derivatives deal [FT]

$$$Surprise! Huge US Budget Surplus Shatters Record [Reuters]

$$$Jon Hilsenrath Is Not Who You Think He Is [BI]

$$$This Is What It Looks Like to Meditate Outside Goldman Sachs [DI]

$$$Schism among Satanists on abortion issue [NYP]

$$$Trader Thompson Made Eurobonds Woman’s Best Friend Before Crash [Bloomberg]

$$$Big Payout by Moelis May Whet the Appetite for More [DealBook]

$$$Microsoft Shake-Up Aims to Speed Products [WSJ]

$$$China central bank office mobbed by borrowers seeking free loans [Reuters]

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