Blood In the Water on Wall Street
Huge bestseller about the cut-throat trading world returns with gripping new material.
Frank Partnoy, a former high-flying derivatives salesman, gives a vivid and shocking account of the vicious competition, raw machismo and dirty tricks at work in the riskiest sector of the stock market. Billions of dollars worth of securities are traded - and lost - in this amazing arena. Derivatives trading has also played a huge part in the global credit crunch that is the biggest story in the world today. This edition includes a sensational new chapter covering this, and all the other latest scandals.
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The Sunday Times
Michael Lewis, author of Liar’s Poker
Don't blink, it's better to delay. Take your time, perhaps even procrastinate. In short, wait.
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