Expanding his award-winning Wall Street Journal feature, "The Unraveling of Tom Hayes," Enrich follows the brilliant but troubled math genius through what became a spectacular financial scandal. Enrich, the Financial Enterprise Editor of The Wall Street Journal, had unique access to Hayes before and after he was convicted of trying to fraudulently rig the London interbank offered rate, or Libor.
The Wall Street Journal's award-winning business reporter unveils the bizarre and sinister story of how a math genius named Tom Hayes, a handful of outrageous confederates, and a deeply corrupt banking system ignited one of the greatest financial scandals in history.In 2006, an oddball group of bankers, traders and brokers
Wall Street men are such sad stereotypes of themselves. Throughout The Spider Network, David Enrich's exhaustively researched book about the rate-fixing scam that jarred global financial markets in the early 2010s, the traders, brokers, lawyers, and executives responsible for the gaming of a system