Unemployment is rising, debt is exploding, and we are waiting for the return of growth as we are waiting for the messiah ... desperately. The Grande Nation sold its factories to the Indians, its castles to the Russian oligarchs, its football teams to the emirs, its vineyards to the Chinese. And to top it off, the President of what remains of the fifth world economic power disappears! Amandine Barzati, Prime Minister, seizes control of the Constitutional Council and then designates the president of the Senate to ensure the interim. And here is how Alphonse Dumoulin, retired professor of history, becomes the President of the Republic.
Runtime: 25 minutes
Alphonse Président - Buddy Fletcher - Netflix
Alphonse “Buddy” Fletcher Jr. (born December 19, 1965) is an American former hedge fund manager and founder of the Fletcher Foundation. He began his career as a quantitative equity trader at Bear Stearns and later worked at Kidder, Peabody & Co. Fletcher, who is African American, sued Kidder Peabody for racial discrimination. Although his racial discrimination claims were dismissed, he eventually won an arbitration award of US$1.26 million. Fletcher has also been involved in litigation centered on a dispute with the board of The Dakota apartment building in New York City. Fletcher founded Fletcher Asset Management in 1991. His main fund, Fletcher International, may have been insolvent since 2008 and was declared bankrupt in 2012.
Alphonse Président - Career - Netflix
After graduating from Harvard College in 1987, Fletcher began his career at Bear Stearns as a quantitative equity trader who capitalized on dividend-related arbitrage. He was recruited to Kidder Peabody as a trader in the equity trading group.
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