fleeces

The more things change, the more they stay the same, except if we’re talking about Patagonia fleeces, which these clearly are not, although perhaps these are those will be issued for Fall/Winter.

Earlier: Everything’s Going To Be Alright: A Sign From Stamford

Related: “What the hell am I supposed to do with these?!”

Earlier this week, we received a stark reminder that things change. It doesn’t matter if we don’t want them to; it doesn’t matter if we’re not ready. We can’t freeze time1. We can’t pretend things will ever be the same. The old sign is gone. So is the website. Who knows where an email sent to an old address will end up. There are so many questions. There are so few answers. But in the midsts of it all, there is still one thing we can count on: Read more »

Earlier this week, an anonymous veteran of the hedge fund world took to eBay to list the fleeces he’d picked up as an employee of several hedge funds that either have been or will soon be consigned to the scrap heap of corporate history: SAC Capital, SAC subsidiary Sigma Capital, Quadrum Capital, and Stratix. Seller “madinny” started the bidding at $1,500 for the entire lot, and then sat back and waited for the offers to roll in. Unfortunately, it appears that no one, not even the foremost collectors of hedge fund swag among us, would bite. So he did what any guy trying to unload Wall Street memorabilia at an admittedly steep price would do: He rummaged through his closet and came up with a couple items to sweeten the deal. Read more »

  • 06 Jan 2014 at 12:20 PM

SAC Fleeces! Get Yer SAC Fleeces!

Want to cloak yourself in a piece of history? Freezing your ass off and simply need some extra layers? Looking for a great gag gift for your buddy Richard Choo-Beng Lee? Trying to find costumes for your one-man community theater production of Temptress, Thy Name Is Black Edge? Desperately seeking something to wear that’s guaranteed to get you out of Martoma jury duty tomorrow? Consider today your lucky day. Read more »

But only if you are into winning things like Peter Lugers, Beamers, Patagonias, “I love Dealbreaker” buttons and the chance to say you owned the DBNCAATC. Read more »

She's after one of these bad boys.

Patricia Cohen is demanding “a substantial, if not controlling, interest” in SAC Capital. Read more »