Books by Roger Lowenstein
“Lowenstein explains in very elegant terms some pretty complicated concepts involving derivatives, Black-Scholes (financial model) and trading. He captures the characters. But it’s less a character book than a book about this thing that many people hadn’t heard of, bubbling up within the financial system. Before LTCM, nobody outside the elite of Wall Street had any idea of the importance of derivatives. But inside this elite, a whole class of traders was starting to think of financial markets in completely different terms.” Read more...
The best books on Financial Speculation
John Gapper, Journalist
Interviews where books by Roger Lowenstein were recommended
The best books on Financial Speculation, recommended by John Gapper
We all have a bit of the rogue trader in us. So says the chief business commentator of the FT, who tells us about the greed, vanity and weakness that can lead to financial disaster. He picks the best books on financial speculation.