The Gods of Greenwich

The Gods of Greenwich

[a Novel]

Book - 2011
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Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, c2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780312384692
Branch Call Number: VONN
Characteristics: viii, 322 p. ; 25 cm

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BPLNextBestAdults Nov 15, 2011

Vonnegut follows his debut novel, Top Producer, with another financial thriller about Wall Street's hedge fund industry. In 2007, Jimmy Cusack, an honest money manager, finds himself in trouble after his hedge fund collapses thanks to the pullout of his biggest investor. He takes a job with Leeser Capital, run by the shady Cy Leeser, whose investment strategies have always been far from transparent. Cusack's misgivings grow as losses begin inexplicably mounting at Leeser amid rumours about the company's involvement in an Icelandic bank and a hedge strategy based on life insurance claims. This is an enjoyable murder mystery too, written with a quick wit and a keen knowledge of the financial industry!

Target Audience: Adult readers looking for a fast- paced read and the opportunity to gain insights into the hedge fund industry

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Mommies2
Jun 23, 2011

Excellent plot and story line. Too many financial terms to understand. Takes away from story line.

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