Write-Offs: 09.10.13

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$$$Credit Suisse Chief Brady Dougan Warns On Systemic Risk [FT]

$$$Morgan Stanley CEO: Another financial meltdown unlikely [CNBC]

$$$An analyst who has drawn criticism from Wall Street for making incendiary comments about Kinder Morgan claimed on Tuesday the U.S. pipeline company has cut maintenance work to boost cash distributed to investors in its partnerships. In a 45-page note to clients, Kevin Kaiser, a 26-year-old analyst with independent research firm Hedgeye Risk Management, cited several examples in which he said the Houston company had reduced maintenance spending...Last week, shares of Kinder Morgan Inc fell 6 percent after Kaiser sent an email to clients that urged them to short the company. The same email promised a bombshell report - the one released on Tuesday - that would expose Kinder Morgan as "a house of cards. [Reuters]

$$$Weill said he has not talked to Dimon recently, but joked that he's "open to receive a call, if he calls me." [CNBC]

$$$‘American Psycho’ Sequel Series In Development At FX [Deadline]

$$$Neil Barsky: Reporter, hedge fund manager, movie director [Fortune / Katie Benner]

$$$Argentina’s Rating Cut to CCC+ by S&P on Appeals Court Ruling [Bloomberg]

$$$Business Insider CTO Forced to Resign Following Twitter Firestorm [DI]

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