Just picked a copy of this book. Gee wizz, what can l say, he went all the way. Fraud to the max, around the $250 million mark. Makes me think what other stock companies are upto now days. (ie, Tricom is in the headlines at the moment)
Anyone else had the chance to read it?
Here are a few links.
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"The Meteoric Rise and Fall of an American Entrepreneurial Icon...the shocking true story of Wall Street trader, Jordan Belfort. By day, he made thousands of dollars a minute. By night, he spent it as fast as he could on drugs, sex and travel. From the binge that sank a 170-foot motor yacht, crashed a Gulfstream jet, and ran up a $700,000 hotel tab; to the wife and kids who waited for him at home; and the fast-talking, hard-partying young stockbrokers who called him king and did his bidding; here, in his own inimitable words, is the story of the ill-fated genius they called... THE WOLF OF WALL STREET In the 1990s Jordan Belfort became one of the most infamous names in American finance: a brilliant, conniving stock-chopper who led his merry mob on a wild ride out of the canyons of Wall Street and into a massive office on Long Island. Now, in this astounding and hilarious tell-all autobiography, Belfort narrates a story of greed, power, and excess no one could invent - the extraordinary story of an ordinary guy who went from hustling Italian ices at sixteen to making hundreds of millions. Until it all came crashing down..."