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Barings lost : Nick Leeson and the collapse of Barings plc

Author: Luke Hunt; Karen Heinrich
Publisher: St Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In March 1995, the Barings Bank, banker to the Queen, was brought down by a lone employee - a derivatives trader in Singapore, Nick Leeson. This is the story of that collapse. It recreates the  Read more...

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Named Person: Nicholas William Leeson; Nick Leeson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luke Hunt; Karen Heinrich
ISBN: 1864482281 9781864482287
OCLC Number: 37072329
Notes: CIP confirmed.
Description: xvi, 296 pages, [3] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: ForewordPrefacePrologue1 Before the fall2 The zero-sum game3 Striker4 Inside Barings' house of cards5 Harry's bar6 Not real money7 Kobe8 "Please pay"9 The longest weekend10 Nick Leeson did it11 The fugitive12 Death of a blueblood13 Dogs that don't bark14 Nicked15 Facing the music16 Bank breakerGlossaryNotesBibliographySources and acknowledgements
Responsibility: Luke Hunt and Karen Heinrich.

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