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Backstage Wall Street : an insider's guide to knowing who to trust, who to run from, and how to maximize your investments

Author: Joshua M Brown
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides an insider's look at Wall Street and the investment business, and offers advice on how to avoid the marketing schemes and make smart investment decisions.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joshua M Brown
ISBN: 9780071782326 007178232X 9780071782333 0071782338
OCLC Number: 748332943
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xx, 250 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: The people. Other people's money ; In the beginning ; Brokerage oceanography ; Of brokers and advisors ; Blue-collar Wall Street ; Mamas don't let your babies grow up to be brokers ; How I learned to close anyone --
The product. Brokerage goes digital ; Unity creates strength ; Wholesalers and the brokers who love them ; The feeling is mutual ; Your fellow fund shareholders ; The greatest financial innovation in 70 years ; A pill for every ill --
The pitch. The image ; Tales from the sell-side ; Ranking for banking ; The global settlement ; Storytime ; The straight line --
The promise. Staying out of the murder holes ; Today and tomorrow ; Breakaway.
Responsibility: Joshua M. Brown.

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Deals with the inner workings of world's biggest money machine and explains how a relatively small confederation of brilliant, sometimes ill-intentioned people fuel it, operate it, and repair it when  Read more...
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"I have long referred to the author of Backstage Wall Street as "Downtown" Josh Brown because he is no "Uptown Guy." Rather, he is irreverent, unorthodox and iconoclastic.The pages of his new book Read more...

 
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