From the Inside Flap
How did this happen, right under the noses of the financial world?
In this book the experienced investigative team from The Globe and Mail?s Report on Business that broke the story of Bre-X?s troubles has combined forces to answer that question. With literally hundreds of Bre-X interviews behind them, and drawing on resources from several continents, they have been able to explain the twists and turns of this complex tale. The result is a fascinating true story that reads like the wildest fiction.
About the Author
Andrew Willis was born and raised in London, where he attended the University of Western Ontario. He worked briefly with a securities dealer, then graduated from King’s College School of Journalism before becoming a journalist. During his ten-year career he has worked for Maclean’s, The Wall Street Journal, and the Financial Post. As a columnist for The Globe and Mail’s Report on Business for the past two years, he covered the Bre-X story in great detail.