Creating Focus

Regular people are watching the Super Bowl as this post is being written. We have no interest in the game since we didn’t see a good set up for blow out odds to make money (unlike the presidential election where numbers were *emotionally* set at 10:1). Instead of writing some non-sense motivational speech on how […]

Goals Cause Depression

Many people have asked us to create another New Years post, but there is no reason to do so. New Years resolutions are likely the cause of depression across the United States (no there is no way to scientifically prove it, only basing this on experience). Unlike regular people, we don’t make resolutions, we don’t […]

Investment Banking Compensation 2016

We are updating compensation numbers for 2016. Excluded from this overview is investment banking analysts as the variability has not moved much. Simply put an investment banking analyst should make $150, $175K, and $200K in years one, two and three (plus or minus $5-10K depending on how good or bad the bank did). The reason […]

Soo… We Were Right. No Surprise!

We predicted that Donald Trump would win the presidency and here we are. Over a year ago we laid out large sums of money into online gambling websites and in addition, leading up to the election, shorted the hell out of the Mexican Stock market. While we have nothing against Mexico or its people, in […]

The Future of Wall Street

For those that are in the “know” Wall Street is currently going through a major restructuring. The new issuance market (IPOs) has cooled off substantially when we compare 2016 to 2015 results and there is no reason to believe there will be a material snap back any time soon. We’ll outline our thoughts on how […]