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The Prince of Silicon Valley : Frank Quattrone and the dot-com bubble

Author: Randall Smith
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Traces the rise and fall of a prominent dot-com businessman from his humble origins on the streets of south Philadelphia to his Silicon Valley dominance, recounting the tech-bubble burst and his subsequent victories as an advisor.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Frank Peter Quattrone; Frank Peter Quattrone; Frank Peter Quattrone
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Randall Smith
ISBN: 9780312555603 0312555601
OCLC Number: 317928621
Description: xv, 368 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Bubbles --
South Philly --
Morgan Stanley --
The Prince of Silicon Valley --
Miniscribe --
An early brush with the SEC --
Tech takes off --
The dream house --
Building a powerhouse --
Netscape --
The dream team --
Amazon --
The senator --
Credit Suisse First Boston --
The mule in the lobby --
The flaming Ferraris --
The friends of Frank --
Monarch of the valley --
Leaning on the analysts --
Denver --
Mike Grunwald --
The hottest IPO ever --
Grunwald's blunder --
John Doe526 --
A secret weapon --
"A concerned citizen" --
A last hurrah for hot IPOs --
The gumshoes go to work --
Culture clash --
The prosecutors --
"Time to clean up those files" --
The Denver traders talk --
Damage control --
The unwritten rules of research --
A vote of confidence --
Eliot Spitzer --
Spinning --
Obstruction --
The courthouse steps --
Quattrone takes the stand --
Juror number 1 --
A new attitude --
"You did a fine job" --
The verdict --
Reversal --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Randall Smith.
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Traces the rise and fall of a prominent dot-com businessman from his humble origins on the streets of south Philadelphia to his Silicon Valley dominance, recounting the tech-bubble burst and his subsequent victories as an advisor.

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