A hedge fund investor tells us that none of the macro guys placed bets around on the recent debt ceiling, and he’s peeved. “These are the biggest macro managers, the debt ceiling was obviously going to get raised, and they just sat there?”Of course, we’re not sure what they could have done.
Supermodel Linda Evangelista is demanding $46,000 per month in child support from her ex-husband, French billionaire Francois-Henri Pinault.
Goldman Sachs has a surprisingly nice firing policy, while Citi not so much.
Russia is Goldman’s new favourite BRIC country.
Donald Longueuil — who was recently sentenced to 2 1/2 years for insider trading — worked for SAC Capital’s Intrinsic unit from July 2008 to July 2010 and signed a 2 year, $4.2 million contract.
Is Jon Corzine going to replace Timothy Geithner? MF Global’s offering for five-year notes says it will pay investors an additional 1% in the interest rate “upon the departure of Mr. Corzine as our full time chief executive officer due to his appointment to a federal position by the President of the United States and confirmation of that appointment by the United States Senate prior to July 1, 2013.”
Ex-South Carolina governor spotted on the 2 train. No, he was not hiking the Appalachian Trail.
Possible prostitute spotted at Dunkin doughnuts.