“Whether it’s a symphony or a coal mine, all work is an act of creating and comes from the same source: from an inviolate capacity to see through one’s own eyes—which means: the capacity to perform a rational identification—which means: the capacity to see, to connect and to make what had not been seen, connected and made before.” -Ayn Rand, “The Nature of an Artist”, For the New Intellectual (1961)
We were proud to be the first hedge fund to advertise publicly since the Securities Act of 1933 was passed nearly 80 years ago.
My original article on Occupy Wall Street from 2011. “There’s something rather sad about the protests which have been underway for over two weeks in New York, Chicago, Boston and other major US cities.”
From Robert Feder: “WLS-AM (890) morning star Don Wade was recovering at home from brain surgery, he and his wife, Roma, could take an added measure of comfort from an unexpected source — the Arbitron ratings. In figures released Monday for the period from August 16 to September 12, the Cumulus Media news/talk station ranked No. 1 in morning drive (from 6 to 10am weekdays). The first-place finish and 7.0 percent share among listeners age 12 and older was the best performance by Don Wade & Roma in more […]
My old friend (and former floor trader) Ryan Carlson runs Trading Pit History, the definitive website on trading floors and open outcry. While I don’t miss the experience, I was glad to have had it when I did. Image above was from the Chicago of Board of Trade financial room, late 1990s.
I was proud to be a minority investor in Putzel, a warm and inspiring new film by Jason Chaet which is premiering at the 2012 Woodstock Film Festival on October 14. Congrats to Jason and his amazing team!
I have a ball during the week on Neil Cavuto’s nightly program. It’s a slightly different perspective from this side of the camera, however.