Andrew Lahde’s Farewell Letter. Anyone who has read the book in its entirety will surely have been bewildered about how beguiled Wall Street. You can read excerpts from Andrew Lahde’s letter below. Recently, on the front page of Section C of the Wall Street Journal, a hedge fund. Andrew Lahde was the manager of a small US hedge fund that returned per cent to The following is an extract from his farewell letter.

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These people who were often truly not worthy of the education they received or supposedly received rose to the top of companies such as AIG, Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers and all levels of our government.

Sat Oct 18, 1: On the other, much larger hand: Emo Emokorial is emo. Sat Oct 18, 2: With so many people hurting, our health, social ldtter, eductation, etc etc systems in disarray, these rich folk could do far more than continually leech off people. Capitalism worked for two hundred years, but times change, and systems become corrupt.

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No, that would be alcohol, which is so heavily advertised in this country. Punching people in the face is asking for it.

On October 17,he released an open good-bye letter to his investors, in which lahhde said that the “low hanging fruit, i. I truly do not have a strong opinion about any market right now, other than to say that things will continue to get worse for some time, probably years. However, Lahdde do not want to sound like a Hollywood actor accepting an award.


I never understood why people so the “where does he get off on saying things?

Nor am I writing to make further predictions, as most of my forecasts in previous letters have unfolded or are in the process of unfolding. First, I point out the obvious flaws, whereby legislation was repeatedly brought forth to Congress qndrew the past eight years, which would have reigned in the predatory lending practices of now mostly defunct institutions.

There are far too many people for me to sincerely thank for my success. Sun Oct 19, 3: Archived from the original on January 22, Oct 6, Posts: Nor am I writing to make further predictions, as most of my forecasts in previous letters have unfolded or are in the process of unfolding.

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Lastly, while I still have an audience, I would like ltter bring attention to an alternative food and energy source. Here is my post from the other thread I guess: I now have time to repair my health, which was destroyed by the stress I layered onto myself over the past two years, as well as my entire life — where I had to compete for spaces in universities and graduate schools, jobs and assets under management — with those who had all the advantages rich parents that I did not.

I believe there is an answer, but for now the system is clearly broken. May meritocracy be part of a new form of government, which needs to be established.


Appointments back to back, booked solid for the next three months, they look forward to their two week vacation in January during which they will likely be glued to their Blackberries or other such devices. Since Thomas Jefferson and Adam Smith passed, I would argue that there has been a dearth of worthy philosophers in this country, at least ones focused on improving government.

Here is the other Lounge thread dealing with this: I have no interest in any deals in which anyone would like me to participate. Ruined his health for wealth?

Andrew Lahde’s open letter: “Goodbye and F**k You”

Retrieved from ” https: Letted never understood the “you have so much money you are disgusting” attitude, particularly from Americans. George Washington Slept Here Registered: The guy is a grade a douche. Government, Andfew would like to make a modest proposal. He also said that marijuana is only kept illegal because “Corporate America, which owns Congress, would rather sell you PaxilZoloftXanaxand other addictive drugs, than allow you to grow a plant in your home without some of the profits going into their coffers.

You would not know this by paying attention to U. This policy is ludicrous. That is fine; I am content with my rewards.