When Genius Failed Setting & Symbolism

Roger Lowenstein
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Chicago, Illinois

Chicago is the birthplace of John Meriwether.

Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands in the Caribbean is where the Long-Term Capital Portfolio was established as partnership.

New York

New York City is where Meriwether moved after graduate school and became a broker for Salomon.

Wall Street

Wall Street is the financial area of New York, also known as 'The Street".

London

London, England is where many of the investment banking firms, including Long-Term, had offices. Long-Term offices were in Mayfair.

The City

The City is the financial area of London.

Westchester County

Westchester County is where Meriwether and his wife moved after opening Long-Term.

Greenwich

Greenwich in on Long Island Sound and is the location of the offices of Long-Term.

Waterville

Waterville is an Irish golf course where Long-Term held week-end gold outings.

Russia

Russia is the country that had a market collapse that caused Long-Term's disaster...

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