MONROE PARKER SECURITIES
Monroe Parker Securities was a brokerage firm owned by Jordan Belfort's friend Alan Lipsky. In return for startup capital, the firm was required to pay Jordan millions of dollars in ‘loyalty fees’ and help Belfort manipulate stock prices.
During his time at the FBI, Special Agent Gregory Coleman headed the money laundering case that led to Jordan Belfort's arrest. He joined The Bureau in 1989 and went on to co-founded a squad specializing in securities fraud and money laundering. Although Coleman was considered by many to be a “straight shooter” he threatened those close to Belfort with legal action if they refused to provide evidence...
Quaalude is a brand name of the sedative and hypnotic drug Methaqualone. Quaaludes were Jordan Belfort’s drug of choice because “they made you feel wonderful, yet didn’t leave you with a hangover the next day”. Used clinically as a muscle relaxer, insomnia medication, and barbiturate alternative, Quaaludes are no longer legal in the United States due to widespread abuse since it was first introduced in the early 1960's...