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Ideas to torture my banker roomateI downloaded the Blackberry alert notification and randomly set it off on my phone/comp. Anyone have any good ideas/stories? 5 months 3 weeks
Options from a Value Investors Point of ViewI'll preface this by saying I do understand the basic (stressing basics) of option pricing and theory. Recently, some heavily shorted names have seen their prices run up in their prices (and also crash sporadically). Focusing on these companies fundamentals, I came up with a fair price with... 2 years 2 months
Anyone heard of Copperfield Research?Wrote some amazing short pieces-clear in depth look at accounting shenanigans at smaller firms-but I can't help but think that they have an ulterior motive (nothing sinister-but disclosing shorts always needs to be viewed with caution the same way insider selling is). Not denying their facts, but a... 2 years 3 months
Refer for Scottrade/OptionhouseAnyone wanna refer me for scottrade or OH? PM me. 2 years 5 months

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Ideas to torture my banker roomateIts all in good fun. I graduated a year early so I mentored him, which is how he got his IB job and how he is about to land the PE job. The jokes are more about making fun of the fact he has to finish his year to get his bonus when he knows he'll be off to the buyside soon-making it all the more... 5 months 3 weeks
Ideas to torture my banker roomateBrilliant. Two weeks ago our friend in PE sent him selfies of himself with models with the caption "They were asking about you". Rommate is recruiting at said PE firm so he just takes it 5 months 3 weeks
If you could live anywhere in the world- where...Myself and my brother have lived in many cities in US... 7 months 3 weeks
Anyone else think trading is boring now?This is both reflection of the times as well. A few years ago trading was romantisized so you had that to fall back on. Now thats gone and you face reality of what you're working on...and people judge the job for whats its worth 11 months 3 days
The Fall of Capitalism and Wealth Inequality?...The best argument I've seen against Piketty is that he explains why income inequality exists, without explaining why its bad. He then prescribes a solution to solve income inequality (not QOL as a whole). Too much inequality leads to unstable an unstable economy and populace. Too much equality (... 1 year 1 month
What Are You Reading? 5 Great Blogs For Finance...FT.com alphavile. If any of you boys read this reg.. & can speak intelligently on what they cover, I guarantee you'll get offers. Brilliant stuff 1 year 1 month
Hedge Funds & Argentina's Debt Heads to..."there is not a 'legal' authority, the only 'authority' would be via peer's pressuring through physical, economic and financial mechanisms".... That is exactly what de facto authority means. The word you're looking for ("legal" authority) is de jure.... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/De_facto 1 year 2 months
Hedge Funds & Argentina's Debt Heads to...Saying these proceedings are essentially a way of peer pressure is absolutely false. This case has broad implications on boilerplate pari passu clauses currently active in many sovereign debt structures. While sovereigns have complete fiscal authority, Rogoff... 1 year 2 months
Hedge Funds & Argentina's Debt Heads to...Joseph Cotterlli does a great series on this, I highly suggest anyone interested in distressed debt to read his series: http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2014/03/24/1807002/pari-passu-plus-ca-change/ 1 year 2 months
WSO Caption Contest - Oct 30th... Win a Beautiful..."Goldman Sachs is really taking its quality of life initiative to heart" 1 year 8 months