A deliciously raw look inside one of the most exclusive derivatives desks on Wall Street, not only at the peak of the bubble, but also at the depths of the crisis. Mr. Herreshoff's self deprecating and often times hilarious anecdotes leave the reader with a radically different take on both Wall Street and the Financial Crisis. Magnificently written and marvelously entertaining.He tried to rent peoplea#39;s cars individually at the traffic lights, which almost got him into a brawl with a guy in a white drop-top late model E-Class sporting New Jersey plates. ... overly generous proposition, Rhino gently reminded him that only people from New Jersey drive white Mercedes. ... his engine. I nearly slugged Rhino for his comment, and I walked around the block to think. I watched the police stopping a U-Haul to do a spot check, as they had been doing since September 11th.
|Title||:||Hit the Bid|
|Author||:||Nathaniel F. Herreshoff|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2013-09-15|