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Nomura on the blocksSpeculation around Tokyo today that Nomura is on the blocks with two Japanese banks as possible buyers. (1) What PE shops can handle Nomura's foreign operations and have appetite for financials? (2) How fast does this deal get done? And at what price? Considering the debt market is non-... 3 years 7 months

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This NYC Barmaid Hates You[quote=SirTradesaLot][quote=TheMasao][quote=SirTradesaLot]"Do not assume that because I am the one pouring your beer, that somehow I am less ambitious than you, or a “fuck up”, or a disappointment that wasn't as capable as you were to get a job in IB or marketing." Right. Usually what comes to... 2 years 4 months
This NYC Barmaid Hates You[quote=SirTradesaLot]"Do not assume that because I am the one pouring your beer, that somehow I am less ambitious than you, or a “fuck up”, or a disappointment that wasn't as capable as you were to get a job in IB or marketing." Right. Usually what comes to mind for me about bartenders is:... 2 years 4 months
Being an Asian in finance in the United States[quote=CHItizen][quote=TheMasao][quote=Quarterlife][quote=TheMasao]Your core issue is that you're focusing on the wrong market. Come back to Asia. Don't think you'll find many successful PE firms run by us white folk. In other words, stop bitching about what you don't have and take advantage of... 3 years 2 months
Asteroid Mining: New Economic Frontier or Science...[quote=wten823]This reminds me of the plot for Armageddon; please tell me Bruce Willis and Steve Buscemi are part of the investment group[/quote] Who's going to keep Liv Tyler warm? 3 years 2 months
Being an Asian in finance in the United States[quote=Quarterlife][quote=TheMasao]Your core issue is that you're focusing on the wrong market. Come back to Asia. Don't think you'll find many successful PE firms run by us white folk. In other words, stop bitching about what you don't have and take advantage of your opportunities.[/quote]... 3 years 2 months
Being an Asian in finance in the United StatesYour core issue is that you're focusing on the wrong market. Come back to Asia. Don't think you'll find many successful PE firms run by us white folk. In other words, stop bitching about what you don't have and take advantage of your opportunities. By the way, I'm based in Tokyo where the... 3 years 2 months
Asteroid Mining: New Economic Frontier or Science...[quote=Maximus Decimus Meridius]I would buy a spaceship and steal the stuff before they got it to earth. No jurisdiction in space. Real 21st century piracy.[/quote] Hahaha. Clever Hans. 3 years 2 months
Asteroid Mining: New Economic Frontier or Science...[quote=kmess024]The idea of plastics wasn't taken seriously, so I think that this can be the next big thing.[/quote] Next big thing? What's your point? 3 years 2 months
Asteroid Mining: New Economic Frontier or Science...Would be nice from a tech view, but not feasible in any sense of the imagination today or in the next 20-30 years. Moving an asteroid is one thing, successfully mining it in space and bringing to earth are an entirely different matter. Just off the top of one's head you can start a list of... 3 years 2 months
Does Nomura Securities, Nordea, Lloyds, and BNP...[quote=jpmoranmonkeysachs]I would have guessed that Nomura is gaining some ground because of senior Lehman folks.[/quote] You have to pay to retain talent. The majority of those seniors have gone after lock-ups expired and bonuses distrbuted, along with the junior hires as well. To give you... 3 years 2 months