Jimmy Cusack"s rise to the top of Wall Street takes a quick turn for the worse when his hedge fund collapses, leaving him unemployed and broke, but when he is hired by Leeser Capital, he hopes his luck is turning around, but he soon realizes Leeser Capital is pulling him into a dangerous web of greed, lies, and illegal gains.
|LC Classifications||PS3622.O678 G63 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||322 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||322|
|LC Control Number||2010042895|
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