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Corporate Portrait: The Economic Might of Barings Bank


Going For Broke: Nick Leeson And The Collapse Of Barings Bank

GLOBAL DERIVATIVE DEBACLES : FROM THEORY TO MALPRACTICE de Laurent Jacque. This book analyzes in depth all major derivatives debacles of the last half century including the multi-billion losses and/or bankruptcy of Metallgesellschaft (1994), Barings Bank (1995), Long Term Capital Management (1998), Amaranth (2006), and AIG (2008). It unlocks the secrets of derivatives by telling the stories of institutions which played in the derivative market and lost big. M. L. Jacque est pr... Cote : 5-71…

When futures trader Nick Leeson is sent to Singapore by the Barings Bank he secretly begins to steal vast amounts of their own money to cover his risky financial wagering.

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from the Guardian

Twenty years ago, rogue trader Nick Leeson brought down Barings Bank

Twenty years ago, Nick Leeson caused the collapse of Barings, the City’s oldest merchant bank and banker to the Queen

Nick Leeson. besides of all his "achievements" Nick is an author of the bestseller books, "Rogue Trader: How I Brought Down Barings Bank and Shook the Financial World" and "Back from the Brink: Coping with Stress."

Barings Bank vakası. Barings Bank neden battı. Nicholas William Leeson.

25 Million Pounds The documentary explores the culture of Barings Bank and of the financial markets during the 1990s, and how Nick Leeson was able to cause another huge loss of money to the bank, this time bankrupting the company. He did this by claiming fictitious profits on the Singapore International Monetary Exchange, SIMEX, and using money requested from London as margin payments on fictitious trades to finance his loss-making positions.

from Entrepreneur

Jacek Grebski

Rogue Trader. This 1999 film is based on a true story of the employee who single handedly brought down the Barings Bank, the largest bank in England. The movie shows how money drives all sorts of maniacal behavior, and serves as a cautionary tale about people who falsely assume that power and money make them indispensable. Topics covered include derivatives, corporate valuation, financial reporting, capital markets, emerging markets and business ethics.