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  • Blockchain Basics
    Blockchain Basics (English, Paperback) Daniel Drescher

    In 25 concise steps, you will learn the basics of blockchain technology. No mathematical formulas, program code or computer science jargon are used. No previous knowledge in computer science, programming or cryptography is required. This book bridges the gap that exists between technical books about the blockchain and business-focused books.

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  • Investment Banking For Dummies
    Investment Banking For Dummies (English, Paperback) Matt Krantz, Robert R. Johnson

    Enrich your career with a review of investment banking basics One of the most lucrative fields in business, investment banking frequently perplexes even banking professionals working within its complex laws. Investment Banking For Dummies remedies common misconceptions with a straightforward assessment of banking fundamentals.

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  • Till Time's Last Sand
    Till Time's Last Sand (English, Hardback) David Kynaston

    The authorised history of the Bank of England by the bestselling David Kynaston, ?the most entertaining historian alive' (Spectator).

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  • The Chickenshit Club
    The Chickenshit Club (English, Hardback) Jesse Eisinger

    From Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jesse Eisinger, comes a blistering account of corporate greed and impunity.

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  • The House of Rothschild
    The House of Rothschild (English, Paperback) Niall Ferguson

    A portrait of the remarkable, elusive Rothschild family. It uncovers the secrets behind the family's phenomenal economic success. It also reveals the details of the family's vast political network, which gave it access to and influence over many of the greatest statesmen of the age.

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  • Manias, Panics, and Crashes
    Manias, Panics, and Crashes (English, Paperback) Robert Z. Aliber, Charles Poor Kindleberger

    This seventh edition of an investment classic has been thoroughly revised and expanded following the latest crises to hit international markets. Renowned economist Robert Z. Aliber introduces the concept that global financial crises in recent years are not independent events, but symptomatic of an inherent instability in the international system.

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  • Fragile by Design
    Fragile by Design (English, Paperback) Charles W. Calomiris, Stephen H. Haber

    Why are banking systems unstable in so many countries--but not in others? The United States has had twelve systemic banking crises since 1840, while Canada has had none. The banking systems of Mexico and Brazil have not only been crisis prone but have provided miniscule amounts of credit to business enterprises and households....

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  • The Money Machine
    The Money Machine (Paperback) Philip Coggan

    What causes the pound to rise or interest rates to fall? Which are the institutions that really matter? Why is it we need the Money Machine - and what happens when it crashes? The author provides clear and concise answers and shows why we should all be more familiar with a system we so intimately depend upon.

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  • Making It Happen
    Making It Happen (English, Paperback) Iain Martin

    An explosive, controversial account of the collapse of RBS and the collapse of the British economy

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  • The Handbook of International Loan Documentation
    The Handbook of International Loan Documentation (English, Paperback) Sue Wright, Catriona Kelly

    This new edition provides a highly practical and comprehensive resource for bankers and lawyers, at all levels of experience, involved in international lending. The author covers the terms of international loan documentation with comprehensive explanations of the purpose of the provisions, and of areas that may require negotiation.

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  • Banking: A Very Short Introduction
    Banking: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) John O. S. Wilson, John Goddard

    This Very Short Introduction introduces the reader to the international world of banking. Offering a brief survey of the essential characteristics of the banking and financial systems of both developed and emerging countries and regions, it considers the future of banking after the recent global crises.

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  • Prometheus Shackled
    Prometheus Shackled (English, Hardback) Peter Temin, Hans-Joachim Voth

    Using new archival data from goldsmith banks, Temin and Voth document how government regulation and wartime financing stifled the growth of private credit markets during the Industrial Revolution. They show how, after a turbulent start, banks adapted and found a way to grow, but how the economy at large lost out.

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  • ValueWeb
    ValueWeb (English, Hardback) Chris Skinner

    An extensive discussion on thethird generation Internet, ValueWeb, allowing consumers and machines to connectand share value in real time and for free.

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  • Black Horse Ride
    Black Horse Ride (Paperback) Ivan Fallon

    Ivan Fallon's critically acclaimed account of Lloyds TSB's doomed takeover of HBOS at the height of the economic crash.

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  • Rethinking Bank Regulation
    Rethinking Bank Regulation (English, Paperback) James R. Barth, Gerard Caprio, Jr.

    This book assembles and presents a database on bank regulation in 150 countries (included also on CD).

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  • Barometer of Fear
    Barometer of Fear (English, Paperback) Alexis Stenfors

    Labelled a 'rogue trader' after a mismarking scandal, Alexis Stenfors reveals the murky truth about banks and how the rigging of LIBOR - described as 'the biggest banking scandal in history' - and the more recent foreign exchange (FX) scandals are just the tip of the iceberg.

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  • Bank 3.0
    Bank 3.0 (English, Hardback) Brett King

    From the author of the bestselling Bank 2.0 and founder of Movenbank, the world's first mobile direct bank, BANK 3.0 discusses the latest trends defining financial services and explores the challenges.

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  • Stress Testing and Risk Integration in Banks
    Stress Testing and Risk Integration in Banks (English, Hardback) Tiziano Bellini

    Stress Testing and Risk Integration in Banks provides a comprehensive view of the risk management activity by means of the stress testing process. An introduction to multivariate time series modeling paves the way to scenario analysis in order to assess a bank resilience against adverse macroeconomic conditions. Assets and liabilities are jointly studied to highlight the key issues that a risk...

    $77.62 $89.95
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  • Finance, Society and Sustainability
    Finance, Society and Sustainability (English, Hardback) Nick Silver

    This book is a critical analysis of the impact of the financial system on the economy, society and the natural environment.

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  • The City Of London Volume 4
    The City Of London Volume 4 (Paperback) David Kynaston

    This lively and informative book takes the story from the post-war era, when the City was hemmed in by bombsites and austere Chancellors, through to very recent developments, such as the "Big-Bang" deregulation of 1986.

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