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The Resource Billion dollar whale : the man who fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the world, Tom Wright & Bradley Hope

Billion dollar whale : the man who fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the world, Tom Wright & Bradley Hope

Label
Billion dollar whale : the man who fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the world
Title
Billion dollar whale
Title remainder
the man who fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the world
Statement of responsibility
Tom Wright & Bradley Hope
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of Jho Low, who in 2009 convinced the prime minister of Malaysia to create an investment fund which Low spent the next decade siphoning off billions of dollars from
Summary
Two Pulitzer-finalist Wall Street Journal reporters document the true story of how a young social climber orchestrated one of history's biggest financial heists, exposing the secret nexus of elite wealth, banking, Hollywood and politics
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10729376
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wright, Tom
Dewey number
364.16/3092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6692 .L68
LC item number
H66 2018
Literary form
non fiction
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Hope, Bradley
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Low, Jho
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Fraud
  • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the man who fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the world
Label
Billion dollar whale : the man who fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the world, Tom Wright & Bradley Hope
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invention of Jho Low -- Fake photos -- Asian Great Gatsby -- Win tons of money -- We're going to need a bigger van -- A nice toy -- Doctor Leissner, I presume -- Saudi "royalty" (the first heist) -- Hitting a goldmine -- "I feel the earth move" -- Overnight billionaire -- An evening with the playmates -- Raining cristal -- How to spend a billion -- Where's our money? -- Roll the presses -- Welcome to New York -- Shitty, junk products -- My good friend, Leo -- Two-million-euro bottle parade -- "Keep your nonsense to yourself" -- Belfort smells a scam -- Bitter severance -- Penthouse with a view -- Switzerland of the East -- Brazen sky -- Goldman and the sheikh (the second heist) -- Bilking the state -- Empire -- Making busta his bitch -- All the wealth in the world -- Mystique of the Orient -- "681 American pies" (the third heist) -- Art no one can see -- Jewelers and bankers -- Bona fide business -- 140 gigabytes -- Leo's wall street indictment -- The oval office -- Size matters -- Losing control -- Bonfire of secrets -- "No cash. No deal." -- Generous Jho -- Sacks of money -- The expose -- Buttocks in a G-string -- Strongman najib -- The captain's resolve -- Prosecutor in an oil drum -- Special agent Bill McMurry-- Partying on the run -- China connection -- Glass half full -- White-collar crime -- King Khadem falls -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments
Control code
21443933
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xvii, 379 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316436502
Lccn
2018011725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(DLC)BK0022278599
Label
Billion dollar whale : the man who fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the world, Tom Wright & Bradley Hope
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invention of Jho Low -- Fake photos -- Asian Great Gatsby -- Win tons of money -- We're going to need a bigger van -- A nice toy -- Doctor Leissner, I presume -- Saudi "royalty" (the first heist) -- Hitting a goldmine -- "I feel the earth move" -- Overnight billionaire -- An evening with the playmates -- Raining cristal -- How to spend a billion -- Where's our money? -- Roll the presses -- Welcome to New York -- Shitty, junk products -- My good friend, Leo -- Two-million-euro bottle parade -- "Keep your nonsense to yourself" -- Belfort smells a scam -- Bitter severance -- Penthouse with a view -- Switzerland of the East -- Brazen sky -- Goldman and the sheikh (the second heist) -- Bilking the state -- Empire -- Making busta his bitch -- All the wealth in the world -- Mystique of the Orient -- "681 American pies" (the third heist) -- Art no one can see -- Jewelers and bankers -- Bona fide business -- 140 gigabytes -- Leo's wall street indictment -- The oval office -- Size matters -- Losing control -- Bonfire of secrets -- "No cash. No deal." -- Generous Jho -- Sacks of money -- The expose -- Buttocks in a G-string -- Strongman najib -- The captain's resolve -- Prosecutor in an oil drum -- Special agent Bill McMurry-- Partying on the run -- China connection -- Glass half full -- White-collar crime -- King Khadem falls -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments
Control code
21443933
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xvii, 379 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316436502
Lccn
2018011725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(DLC)BK0022278599

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