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  1. This is the "hardest" finance history quiz ever

      Quote   Bookmark   It's more than just, "Hey, did you know Wall Street got its name from being next to a wall?" See how you do: http://fir.mx/1PmGp8d economic history history ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 22 2016 - 9:50am -

  2. Lehman History Lesson

    Quote Feeling a bit nostalgic and am curious if anyone has good information or resources regarding how Lehman was as a shop in the 90's and 00's? Top groups, what they were known for, how they compared to the GS, MS, and DLJ's of the world ...

    23 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 28 2014 - 1:11am -

  3. The House of Morgan: A Monkey's Review

    "A man has two reasons for the things he does: one that sounds good, and the real one."- Pierpont Morgan At over 700 pages, "The House of Morgan" is a book that could be used as a doorstop. But it was a doorstop that made many of my mo ...

    12 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 22 2014 - 2:00pm -

  4. Does major matter at targets?

    Quote If I choose to major in history instead of economics at a school like Duke or Dartmouth would that affect me in any way when it comes for recruiting? For example would someone with same gpa but majoring in economics have a leg up over me? college Ec ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 8 2014 - 9:49pm -

  5. Antifragility: Things that gain from disorder

    If you haven't heard about it already, Taleb, the guy behind the Black Swan theory(or as they claim) is out with another book. Although I wasn't intending on buying the book initially, his Saturday essay (WSJ) was what finally convinced me. Then ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 1 2012 - 7:45pm -

  6. One Hell of a Net Net Stock – Warren Buffett on Western Insurance Securities Company

      Quote   Bookmark   Can you make 50% annual returns? Warren Buffett can. Here's how. 'Adjust Your Perspective'- Warren Buffett Warren Buffett has become a sort of god-like figure in the value investment community. It's pretty obvious ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 3 2015 - 12:34pm -

  7. The "Perfect Pre-Law " who Jumped Ship. Is it too late?

    I just graduated from an ivy (with a top ugrad business program..) in History (with distinction/honors). My GPA is a 3.94. The only courses I took that are in any way business related are Calc II, microeconomics and macroeconomics which I received As in. ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 9 2013 - 1:01am -

  8. If you could be any historical person, who would you be?

    Quote I would want to be Hamilton, obviously. history ...

    31 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 23 2013 - 2:12pm -

  9. Wriston's Law of Capital

    Wristons law of capital is named after Walter Wriston (1919-2005). He was a banker, and former chairman of Citicorp. He was widely regarded as the most influential commercial banker of his time(at least according to Wikipedia). The law states that: " ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Sep 22 2012 - 6:52pm -

  10. A brief history of the Drachma

    In 1827, when the modern Greek State was created, money transactions were carried out mainly in Turkish coins, as well as in foreign currencies such as the Spanish Distilo. There was no Greek currency until 1828. A national monetary system, based on silve ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 17 2012 - 7:45pm -

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