Quantcast

Latest Lazard Stories

2014-06-17 12:34:10

NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, today announced the hiring of Andrew Booth as a Senior Managing Director and Head of Leveraged Finance. Mr. Booth will focus on further developing the firm's capabilities in the origination, underwriting and syndication of leveraged loans and high yield bonds. Mr. Booth is based in New York. "We are pleased to welcome Andrew to our team," said...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
Related