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55x price hike on "Essential Medication...Turing Pharmaceuticals, led by former hedge fund manager Martin Shkreli, upped the price of Daraprim from $13.50 to $750 per pill after acquiring the marketing rights. Not surprisingly, this instantly made him "the most hated man on the internet / in the world" on Twitter, etc., with his use of... 2 months 6 hours
Financial metrics in the car-rental industry?Fellow monkeys, While operating KPIs are straight-forward (utilization %-age, rental duration, rentals/car, $/rental, daily $/rental), I struggle with identifying what the most common financial metrics are for comparison within the industry. ("financial" meaning financial statement derived... 11 months 1 week
Braverman busted for Insider TradingDimitry Braverman, that is... "Dimitry Braverman, 41, pleaded guilty in New York federal court to one count of securities fraud, two years after another Wilson Sonsini employee, attorney Matthew Kluger, received the longest insider trading prison sentence in history in a separate case in New... 1 year 1 week
A Conference Call in Real LifeThey nailed it. This is exactly why I hate calls. They're almost always like this. 1 year 10 months
Still lacking Chritmas gift ideas?Let ZIP the monkey share his wisdom with you... 1 year 11 months
Where did all the groups go?Hi WSO-Team, "My Groups" no longer appears when hovering over the Groups button in the toolbar. leaves me at "page not found". What's wrong? Thx MinA 1 year 11 months
Meanwhile, in Australia...While I held the belief that the U.S. leads the world in people attempting to sue for abstruse compensation claims, down under seems to have a shot here. Bloomberg: Sex-Related Injury Not Compensable, Australia Court Rules How do people come up with such ludicrous lawsuits? 2 years 3 weeks
Event-Driven Funds - Squeeze-Out litigation in...Fellow Monkeys, I'm trying to gather a list of event-driven funds in Europe, especially those taking minority positions in merger targets and then litigating for higher squeeze-out payments (or waiting for others to do so). 1) How would you categorize this? "Activist merger arbitrage" as a... 2 years 5 months
New Global Macro Fund launched - TGSF AdvisorsJawad S. Mian, former CIBC and QInvest PM is starting a new global macro fund, The Good Society Fund (TGSF), see this presentation. Themes - Developed economy governments insolvent; burdening unemployment becoming a source for increased social and economic strain - Process of deleveraging... 2 years 7 months


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I suggest that you always use full sentences.I suggest that you always use full sentences. 2 days 13 hours
undefined: I think it's weird when people call...[quote="undefined"] I think it's weird when people call me Mr. Dingdong08. My dad, who's in his late 60's, even says "I'm Dick, Mr. Dingdong06 was my dad." [/quote] :-D 1 week 1 day
undefined: Golf, mostly from losing golf balls...[quote="undefined"]Golf, mostly from losing golf balls on the course.Golf lessons, to avoid losing golf balls on the course.[/quote] :-D 1 week 3 days
They will likely check if you know how to spell...They will likely check if you know how to spell diligence. 1 month 5 days
Good improvement. Was often disappointed at...Good improvement. Was often disappointed at search results before. 1 month 1 week
Seeing the overall Internet trend coming to WSO:...Seeing the overall Internet trend coming to WSO: Putting numbers in your titles; seems to work. 1 month 1 week
"dingapalooza" :-D Great post, great writing...."dingapalooza" :-D Great post, great writing. Thanks for the laugh. Have a banana on me, sir! 1 month 3 weeks
Just great. SBed!Just great. SBed! 1 month 3 weeks
I'd think so, too, but we still get >50%...I'd think so, too, but we still get >50% resumes with >1 page. 2 months 3 days
Sounds good to me. As a screener, I'd like to...Sounds good to me. As a screener, I'd like to read about relevant experience. If your 1.5 years gave you enough of that to write and talk about, put it out there. 2 months 2 weeks
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