"Your steered the proper course, Cap'n, when you had us bury this instead of investing it in the market!"
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"The Internet startup had only enough cash for one more day. But, miraculously, the money lasted for eight days, until more venture capital could be raised."
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"I'm looking for a hedge against my hedge funds."
"I was spreading some risk around, and apparently it all wound up in your portfolio."
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The Return of Guarded Optimism
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"If we're being honest, it was your decision to follow my recommendations that cost you money."
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"Dow Jonesy enough for you?"
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"Yes, I'm still getting up early, but these days it's to check on the spot markets for oil and natural gas."
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"Oh, just the usual here, occupying Wall Street."
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"I hope we can flip it before the tide comes in."
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"Yes, it's nice, but it's lost twenty per-cent of its value in the past year."
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"What do you have in investment-grade reds?"
Unusual Retirement Plans
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"Oh, I'm really sorry. I just placed three million with some broker who called five minutes ago."
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"Millions is craft. Billions is art."
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"Maybe what's good for Wall Street isn't good for Main Street, but it's great for Tribeca."
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Markets and Marketabilityby Jane Austen
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"Instead, let me be your investment advisor and get you eleven-per-cent return, year in and year out, regardless of market conditions."
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Build Your Own Portfolio
"I am sick of being looked at like one of your Brazilian bank loans!"
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"I'm a Schedule D kind of guy with a little Schedule E thrown in."
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"I came out O.K. Everything I had was in baseball cards."
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"We love Santa, but Santa didn't know as much about investing as he thought he did."
"Your money was working for you, but it suddenly quit and now it's working for me!"