Traders, Guns & Money: Knowns and Unknowns in the Dazzling World of Derivatives
  • Traders, Guns & Money: Knowns and Unknowns in the Dazzling World of Derivatives
  • Traders, Guns & Money: Knowns and Unknowns in the Dazzling World of Derivatives

Traders, Guns & Money: Knowns and Unknowns in the Dazzling World of Derivatives

by Satyajit Das
     
 

Liar's Poker with more lies and more insight,Traders, Guns & Money is a sensational insider's view of the business of trading and marketing derivatives for a living. It reveals the nature of the business, the players and how the real money is made and lost. An accessible companion, a wise counsel and a great read.

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Overview

Liar's Poker with more lies and more insight,Traders, Guns & Money is a sensational insider's view of the business of trading and marketing derivatives for a living. It reveals the nature of the business, the players and how the real money is made and lost. An accessible companion, a wise counsel and a great read.

  • A sensational and controversial first-person account of the business of derivatives trading and the financial products industry.

  • Offers a true insider's view.

  • Funny and poignant, written in a wry and wickedly comic style.

  • Reveals how shareholders, clients, regulators, and the tax paying ordinary public bear most of the risk in the trading rooms.

  • Reveals the story of how one set of clients discovered the perils of unknowns in a derivatives deal.

  • Traders, Guns & Money cleverly weaves together: the dazzling world of derivatives and how to work out what you know, don't know and need to know; an insider's, expert witness account of the rise and rules of the world of derivatives and the astonishing story of how one set of clients discovered the perils of unknowns in a derivatives deal.
  • Benchmark: Liar's Poker 0340767006.Das now offers more lies and is set in today's derivatives market, and Traders Gun's and Money is written not by a journalist but by a world-famous insider.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780273704744
Publisher:
FT Press
Publication date:
09/12/2006
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.24(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.88(d)

Meet the Author

Satyajit Das is a leading international authority in the area of financial derivatives and treasury management. He was the treasurer for the TNT Group on Australia for six years. Prior to this he worked in the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Citicorp Investment Bank and Merrill Lynch Capital Markets. He is the author of Swap Financing and has published widely on financial derivatives, corporate finance, treasury and risk management. He has presented seminars on financial derivatives and treasury management/corporate finance all over the world.

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