The destruction of the IPO market by Facebook's botched public offering, the haunting of zombie hedge funds and Wall Street's struggles to attract new IT talent are just a few of the topics people on the Street were discussing this week.
1. Saving Face
The I.P.O. window is gone -- literally gone -- because of [the Facebook] I.P.O.
—Chris Concannon, partner, Virtu Financial (pictured at right)
Source: New York Times Dealbook
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