Specifically, on Aug. 15, 2008, Kumar is alleged to have told the galleon boss on his cellphone: “I think you can now just buy.”
Raj Rajaratnam, founder of the hedge fund galleon Group, pursued a Wall Street lifestyle.
Yet, as the Gupta defense contended, Gupta ended up losing $10 million with galleon.
Not long after that call, galleon bought more than 80,000 shares of Goldman Sachs.
“Less than a minute after the call began,” says the SEC, galleon bought 40,000 more Goldman shares.
The Saint George now sailed for the northward, and, to the great joy of the crew, espied the Manilla galleon.
If he could dispose of them the galleon would be at his mercy.
She is all burnt to a black coal, a great Spanish galleon, with all her guns in her.
The frigate and galleon came together with a terrific crash.
One of the three was lost; the remaining two captured the said galleon “Santa Ana,” and came to these islands.
large ship, 1520s, from Old French galion "little ship" (13c.), from Spanish galeón "galleon, armed merchant ship," from Byzantine Greek galea "galley" (see galley) + augmentative suffix -on. In English use, especially of Spanish ships involved in the American trade.