From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1994 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.
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I can't understand why this novel hasn't become a movie or isn't available in Kindle format, its brilliant and even more relevant today (post-GFC) than when it was written. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Brett
Energetic, inventive, frenetic, "well written" as they say, and -- as others have commented -- a re-do of Catch 22 recital for the financial markets salespeople world. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Alan Venable
I thought it was awkwardly written, I could not get through it and I usually love books about finance.
I found no suspense or intrigue
Laughed loads reading this. One of my all time favourites and have returned to it many times. Funniest and most accurate picture of life on a trading floor I've come across!Published on December 16, 2011 by Baseball99
I've read both Joseph Heller's Catch-22 and this novel, obviously a nod to the cynical classic. While others may take offense at such obvious imitation, I believe Bronson has... Read morePublished on February 1, 2011 by !
Po Bronson's book is a clever satirization of life on a bond sales desk. Having been on a trading floor, I found that the antics and brutally competitive environment depicted by... Read morePublished on November 19, 2007 by A. K. Giri
There is no better book that shares the hypocrasies and truisms investment banking than Bronson's book. Read morePublished on June 28, 2004
Sid Geeder is a "bombardier", an investment banker who spends every waking moment working for the Atlantic Pacific Corporation. Read morePublished on March 6, 2004 by Lacey Savage
This is the Catch 22 of the stock market set, sort of, in which the "Third Law of Information Economics" has a good solid ring to it, over sands of shifting substance. Read morePublished on October 29, 2003 by Lynn Harnett