Andrew Lahde’s Farewell Letter. Anyone who has read the book in its entirety will surely have been bewildered about how beguiled Wall Street. Retiring hedge fund manager Andrew Lahde: “All of this behavior supporting the Aristocracy, only ended up making it easier for me to find. Andrew Lahde’s goodbye letter (and what’s wrong with our country). One of my next posts, that has been coming together in my head for a.
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Archived from the original on 20 October Time to go do something that’s actually fulfilling to me. Other than that, good for him.
I know I know, I’m amazing, but I should be faerwell to squeak by for at least a little while with 8 figures. Views Read Edit View history. I can only hope that it’s a sign of a coming wave of change in attitude farewelll this country. So yeah, just more hubris from a hedgie. It’s just a circle jerk of the ultrarich flaunting their money in front of each other with some celebrities in the mix.
Soros should be able to handle most of it.
Andrew Lahde’s open letter: “Goodbye and F**k You” – Ars Technica OpenForum
BTW he obviously is smart but I just wish he said “Yeah I got crazy lucky and now I’m out of here” Def entertained by the last paragraph. I’ve worked for these very people, and still do. Some get the good deals, others get the shaft. I didn’t get that from his email. He cites counterparty risk as a reason for getting out of the game, but I bet you dollars to donuts that his prime broker put limits on his leverage.
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. Hemp is the male plant and it grows like a weed, hence the slang term. And while he was cashing out his chips, he left a farewell message. The fund speculated on increases of U. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from September Or that marijuana is safer than alcohol and prescription drugs?!
He didn’t have the “pedigree” but he made his way and is checking out. I’ve been to other significant hedge fund owners’ homes.
Lahde, who bet versus subprimes, quits hedge funds
Originally posted by Happysin: Here is my post from the other thread I guess: Do you notice anything looking at them?
Originally posted by ScruffyNerf: He was tired of the rat race and I can’t blame him. Here is the other Lounge thread dealing with this: If he wants to direct peoples attention and money somewhere, about about Lawrence Lessig’s corruption projectas discussed in his corruption lecture?
Emkorial Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: Oh gimme a break. He did what is so rarely seen in the world of unbounded avarice: If he actually felt the way he id, he would have just left to go do his thing. I have enough of my own wealth to manage. Meanwhile, their lives suck. Sep 4, Posts: Though his letter will mean less than the legacies upon which he shat. I have no idea who this person is. Anyway, if you want to contact me, don’t bother.
Andrew Lahde’s open letter: “Goodbye and F**k You”
Yea – there is rich, then there is really rich, then there is Eff You Money. Of course, the subsequent entrenchment of the war on drugs, the DEA, and other bureaucratic money sinks made the established status quo all the easier to retain.
I’m above it all now though, and the faarewell is better up here. He gamed the faulty system until he reached a certain point.
So kudos to Lahde for realizing enough is enough and to go out and enjoy life, see the world, blah blah amdrew Archived from the original on 25 September Originally posted by wEvuk: Since Thomas Jefferson and Adam Smith passed, I would argue that there has been a dearth of worthy philosophers in farrewell country, at least ones focused on improving government.
He’s been in the news a bit because he’s a loudmouth.
I made thousands shorting the market too, and you don;t hear me pntificaiotn about how supid everyone else farewel, or how I think America should run itself.