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Author Enrich, David, 1979- author.

Title The spider network : the wild story of a math genius, a gang of backstabbing bankers, and one of the greatest scams in financial history / David Enrich.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Custom House, an imprint of William Morrow, [2017]


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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    364.168 ENR    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    364.168 ENR    DUE 12-14-19
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    364.168 ENR    In Transit
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Edition First edition.
Description xiii, 509 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 473-483) and index.
Contents Part I. The scam -- Watching the coronation -- The hall of mirrors -- Classy people -- Peak performance -- The lucky turnstile -- The sycophants -- Your name in print -- A yacht in Monaco -- Part II. Ascending -- What's a cabal? -- Entre nous -- Gods of the sea -- In the flag room -- A slap on the wrist -- Part III. The second scam -- He's the one -- Spiders -- A crook of the first order -- The unit cost of steak -- Charades -- Part IV. Victory -- Within the ark.
Summary A "Wall Street Journal" business reporter unveils the story of how math genius Tom Hayes, his associates, and a deeply corrupt banking system ignited one of the greatest financial scandals in history.
Subject Commercial crimes -- Great Britain -- Case studies.
Banks and banking -- Corrupt practices -- Case studies.
Financial institutions, International -- Corrupt practices -- Case studies.
Interest rates.
LIBOR market model.
ISBN 0062452983

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