Describes the two year government undercover operation investigating corruption and illegal practices in the two Chicago commodity exchanges and. Brokers, Bagmen, and Moles: Fraud and Corruption in the Chicago Futures Markets. Brokers, Bagmen, and Moles: Fraud and Corruption in the Chicago Futures. Brokers, bagmen, and moles by David Greising, , Wiley edition, in English.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. A true inside account, it explores rampant fraud and abuse in the futures markets. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The Knock at the Door. Want to Read saving…. See and discover other items: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. These markets are nominally self-regulated in a benign atmosphere of congressional junkets and campaign contributions, according to this jarring expose by two Chicago journalists. Anna Tarkov marked it as to-read Jun 12, Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.
Read more Read less. Brokers, Bagmen, and Moles: Readable and revealing, this is a difficult book to put down. No eBook available Amazon. Brokers, bagmen, and moles: Analysis and Cases Maurice Punch Limited preview – A true inside account, it explores rampant fraud and abuse in the futures markets. While the Chicago office of the US Attorney General can claim upwards of 30 scalps via plea bargains and convictionsmore than a dozen of the accused have been acquitted or given an interim pass by juries that could not reach verdicts.
Secrets of the Pit. The authors make a generally good job of explaining how venal traders defraud clients as well as the IRS.
Brokers, Bagmen, and Moles: Fraud and Corruption in the Chicago Futures Markets by David Greising
Less than two years after federal ‘commod’ squads obtained indictments against bagmrn 40 traders at the Windy City’s two principal futures exchanges, volume remains as high as ever. Pages with related products. Wiley; 1 edition June 17, Language: Get to Know Us.
Nschwart marked it as to-read Dec 20, He has covered Coca-Cola and Roberto Goizueta for 3 years. Wedge rated it did not like it Apr 23, In addition to detailing this operation which reads like a good mysterythe authors also discuss the history and operations of these markets, as well as the people who make them function, with particular regard to rules and regulations and how they are followed.
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Scott Nichols rated it really liked it Dec 10, Even so, Greising a Business Week correspondent and Morse a reporter for Knight-Ridder Financial News leave little doubt in this savvy, if discontinuous, overview that there were–and are–scams and double-dealing aplenty in the pits of the Chicago Board of Trade and Mercantile Exchange.
All this came to light in early after a two-year FBI investigation; indictments, trials and appeals are still underway. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. A knowledgeable, albeit less than cohesive, progress report on a consequential scandal.
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