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    • The Spider Network

    • The Wild Story of a Math Genius, a Gang of Backstabbing Bankers, and One of the Greatest Scams in Financial History
    • By: David Enrich
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 15 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 356
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 319
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 320

    In 2006, an oddball group of bankers, traders and brokers from some of the world's largest financial institutions made a startling realization: Libor - the London interbank offered rate, which determines the interest rates on trillions in loans worldwide - was set daily by a small group of easily manipulated functionaries, and that they could reap huge profits by nudging it to suit their trading portfolios.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Expose on a Scam and its Naive Ringleader

    • By Andres Pedraza on 03-22-17
    • The Wild Story of a Math Genius, a Gang of Backstabbing Bankers, and One of the Greatest Scams in Financial History
    • By: David Enrich
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 15 hrs and 31 mins
    • Release date: 03-21-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 356 ratings

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Spider Network

    • The Wild Story of a Maths Genius, a Gang of Backstabbing Bankers, and One of the Greatest Scams in Financial History
    • By: David Enrich
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 15 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    In 2006 an oddball group of bankers, traders and brokers from some of the largest financial institutions made a startling realization: Libor - the London interbank offered rate, which determines the interest rates on trillions in loans worldwide - was set daily by a group of easily manipulated administrators, and they could reap huge profits by nudging it fractions of a percent to suit their trading portfolios. This group generated incredible riches - until it all unraveled in spectacularly vicious, backstabbing fashion.

    • The Wild Story of a Maths Genius, a Gang of Backstabbing Bankers, and One of the Greatest Scams in Financial History
    • By: David Enrich
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 15 hrs and 28 mins
    • Release date: 03-23-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 8 ratings

    Regular price: $21.31