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Black Edge

Book Specification

Binding Paperback
Language English
Number Of Pages 368
Author Sheelah Kolhatkar
Publisher WH Allen
Isbn-10 075355223X
Isbn-13 9780753552230
Dimension 12.6*2.31*19.81

Black Edge

Sheelah Kolhatkar's Black Edge

Nominated for the ft/Mckinsey Business book of the year nominated for the Carnegie medal for excellence in nonfiction amazon top 5 Business Books of 2017 'a prodigious feat of reporting' - Malcolm Gladwell ‘black edge has the grip of a thriller everyone should read this book’ - David Grann, new York times bestselling author of the lost city of Z how do super-rich bankers get away with it? There is a powerful new class of billionaire financiers in the world, who use their phenomenal wealth to write their own rules and laws. Chief among them is Steven Cohen, a Wall street legend and the basis for damian Lewis's character in billions, who built his hedge fund into a $15 billion empire on the basis of wizard-like stock trading and who flies to Work by helicopter and owns one of the largest private art collections in the world. But his iconic status was shattered when his fund became the target of a sprawling fbi investigation into insider trading, charged with using illegal inside information or ‘black edge’ to beat the market. His firm, sac capital, was ultimately indicted and pled guilty to charges of securities and wire fraud and paid record criminal and civil fines of nearly $2 billion. But even as the company bearing his name pled guilty, Cohen himself was never charged and is free to start trading publicly again from January 2018. Black edge offers a revelatory look at the grey zone in which so much of Wall street functions and a Window into the transformation of the worldwide economy. With meticulous reporting and powerful storytelling, this is a riveting, true-life legal thriller that takes Readers inside the us government’s pursuit of Cohen and his employees and raises urgent questions about the power and wealth of those who sit at the pinnacle of the Financial world.
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Why you should read Black Edge by Sheelah Kolhatkar

This book has been written by Sheelah Kolhatkar, who has written books like Black Edge,Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street. The books are written in True Accounts category. This book is read by people who are interested in reading books in category : True Accounts. So, if you want to explore books similar to This book, you must read and buy this book.

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Black Edge Paperback English
Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street Hardcover English

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Reading Style Time To Finish The Book
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Average 36 hours
Good 24 hours
Excellent 12 hours
So if you are a Reader belonging in the Good category, and you read it daily for 1 hour, it will take you 24 days.
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