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    I Have To Draw You: Reflections Of A Courtroom Illustrator

    Ex-SAC Capital PM Mike Steinberg seemed pretty surprised when he was found guilty of insider trading. Ms. Williams recalled the day when Michael S. Steinberg, a portfolio manager at the hedge fund SAC Capital Advisors, was brought before a Manhattan judge to be read the insider trading charges against him. The police escorted him, in […]

    / Apr 15, 2014 at 2:45 PM
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    Area Man Recounts Brush With Greatness

    In this case, greatness being Lloyd Blankfein’s glistening, stark-naked body.

    Mr. Smith outlines moments when he came into close contact with Goldman’s chairman and chief executive, according to pages reviewed by The Wall Street Journal. Mr. Smith tells of one near-encounter when he saw Mr. Blankfein, sans clothes, after taking a shower at the gym. Mr. Blankfein was “air-drying,” Mr. Smith writes, something Mr. Smith took not as a display of power but as something men of an older generation tend to do. Another up-close-and-personal moment with the big boss came when Mr. Blankfein and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Chief Executive Warren Buffett walked through the Goldman trading floor the day after Mr. Buffett’s $5 billion investment as Goldman was reeling in 2008. In the book, Mr. Smith says he had a co-worker snap a photo as he stood near Mr. Buffett.

    Greg Smith: I Saw Blankfein Naked [Deal Journal]

    / Oct 18, 2012 at 7:54 PM
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    Bill Ackman Would Love For You To Get Bullish On Housing

    “How does Bill Ackman do it” is a question the investing community surely asks itself on a daily basis. Three words: Berkshire Mountains hideaway. Outsiders may figure in-depth research combined with skillful and ethical activism and a highly concentrated portfolio are the keys to Pershing Square’s success but, really, a 100-acre spread in upstate New […]

    / Jan 31, 2012 at 3:51 PM

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