I’ve known Joyce Selander for a few years and was fortunate enough to read an early draft of her new book, Joyce: Queen of the Mountain. A true original, Joyce was the first woman to physically trade financial futures in the pits at the Chicago Board of Trade. Her book is a treasure of colorful characters from Chicago’s trading pits.
Please join Jonathan Hoenig as he gives the keynote address for the Hedge Fund Association Midwest Chapter Symposium. Monday, October 29, 2012 4:00pm-4:30pm Registration 4:30pm-4:50pm Keynote Speaker 4:50pm-6:00pm Panel 6:00pm-7:00pm Cocktails K&L Gates LLP Second Floor Conference Room 70 West Madison Street, Chicago IL Seating is limited, please respond to reserve a space.
As I wasted for my first “half smoke”, I noticed this sign behind the counter at Ben’s Chili Bowl, Washington DC’s
President Obama’s reelection odds have been sliding on Intrade.com since the start of the first debate.
“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.”