Inventing Money: The Story of Long-Term Capital Management and the Legends Behind It
LTCM was the fund that was too big to fail, the brightest star in the financial world. Built on genius, by legends of Wall Street and two Nobel laureates, it spiralled to ever greater heights, commanding unimaginable wealth. When it fell to earth in September 1998 it shook the world. This is the story of the rise and fall of LTCM and the legends behind it. A brave and ambitious work, Inventing Money was written by leading financial journalist Nicholas Dunbar.
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I was prompted into buying this book after seeing a truly hopeless Channel 4 documentary about the LTCM collapse which attempted - but failed entirely - to explain what LTCM was all about: What the ... Read full review
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Brick by brick, the editor of Risk magazine, builds the origin of the option and bond models, and introduces the cast of Nobel winning and big-buck trading characters. Well-researched, and worth ... Read full review