Which is to say, it has ended in litigation and a fire sale.
The Virtu founder and Army vet can make this a whole lot more painful than a $6.9 million payout.
The insurance giant is making like Steve Martin and preaching "Let's get small!"
They might as well work on Wall Street.
Just because an idea won't ever happen, that doesn't make it less awesome.
Seriously guys, if you want this merger to work, stop forcing him into these terrible analogies.