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Flash boys : a Wall Street revolt

Author: Michael Lewis
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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In this book the author argues that post-crisis Wall Street continues to be controlled by large banks and explains how a small, diverse group of Wall Street men have banded together to reform the financial markets. A report on a high-tech predator stalking the equity markets, this book is about a small group of Wall Street guys who figure out that the U.S. stock market has been rigged for the benefit of insiders and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Lewis
ISBN: 9780393244663 0393244660
OCLC Number: 868648928
Description: 274 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Windows on the world --
Hidden in plain sight --
Brad's problem --
Ronan's problem --
Tracking the predator --
Putting a face on HFT --
How to take billions from Wall Street --
An army of one --
The spider and the fly --
Riding the Wall Street trail.
Responsibility: Michael Lewis.

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Four years after his #1 bestseller The Big Short, Michael Lewis returns to Wall Street to report on a high-tech predator stalking the equity markets.  Read more...

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Entirely engaging Illuminates a part of Wall Street that has generally done business in the shadows. "

 
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