Quotes of the Day


Some speakers livened up the day, intentionally or not...

"This industry is suffering from West Virginia syndrome. We suffer from inbreeding"

Peter Esler, Bear Stearns

"It’s your only client. It’s not working"

Richard Garnier of Thomson Financial, to Simon Barnby of Royalblue after a cell phone rang in the audience during their panel

"As a self-supporting organization…"

John Alcantara of Reuters, following remarks by Chris Feeney of Moneyline Telerate

"I’d take the wires out of the back of their ti