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The Con Men [electronic resource]: A History of Financial Fraud and the Lessons You Can Learn

Leo Gough
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Harlow, England : Pearson, 2013.
Language
English
Series
Financial Times Series
ISBN
9780273751342 (pbk.), 9780273751779 (PDF), 9780273751786 (ePub)
Contents
  • The horror stories
  • Our touching need for confidence
  • Shiny new inventions and old tricks
  • Sharks or maniacs?
  • Yielding to temptation : the Allen Stanford story
  • Shamanagement : financial wizardry to create paper profits
  • Some deadly sins of investment : trusting false prophets, investing for the apocalypse and the money illusion
  • Moral hazard in the system
  • Due negligence: failing to do the analysis
  • Funds are not all the same!
  • All the books are cooked : the trouble with company accounts
  • Safer strategies.
Description
Mode of access: World wide Web.
Notes
Includes index.
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