By Fred Schwed
"Once I picked it up i didn't placed it down till i ended. . . . What Schwed has performed is trap fully-in deceptively fresh language-the lunacy on the center of the funding business."
-- From the Foreword by means of Michael Lewis, Bestselling writer of Liar's Poker
". . . one of many funniest books ever written approximately Wall Street."
-- Jane Bryant Quinn, The Washington Post
"How nice to have a reissue of a hilarious vintage that proves the extra issues swap the extra they remain an identical. in simple terms the names were replaced to guard the innocent."
-- Michael Bloomberg
"It's notable how good Schwed's ebook is conserving up after fifty-five years. concerning the simply factor that is replaced on Wall road is that pcs have changed pencils and graph paper. differently, the fundamentals are an identical. The investor's have to think an individual is matched by means of the monetary advisor's want to make a pleasant residing. If one among them should be disenchanted, it truly is guaranteed to be the former."
-- John Rothchild, writer, A idiot and His Money, monetary Columnist, Time magazine
Humorous and interesting, this e-book exposes the folly and hypocrisy of Wall road. The identify refers to a narrative a couple of customer to manhattan who favourite the yachts of the bankers and agents. Naively, he requested the place all of the buyers' yachts have been? in fact, not one of the clients might have the funds for yachts, even if they dutifully the recommendation in their bankers and agents. packed with clever contrarian suggestion and delivering a real examine the realm of making an investment, during which agents get wealthy whereas their shoppers move broke, this booklet keeps to open the eyes of traders to the truth of Wall Street.
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