Andor gets a branding lesson


Unwittingly, Andor has become the subject of one of the industry's favorite games: guessing which next high-level member of the team is about to leave a one time high-flying and seemingly all-conquering shop. For the players, the game is made all the more pleasurable if a fund is reputed to be aloof and arrogant.

It is like watching a hugely successful sports team that suddenly loses it way. Rival fans delight at the way the mighty have fallen and even diehard supporters get a strange cathartic satisfaction from analyzing what has gone wrong.

A similar phenomenon is taking place at