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Rogue Trader

Narrated by: Andy Cresswell
Length: 10 hrs and 3 mins
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This account describes how a 28-year-old from Watford, Nick Leeson, plunged Barings Bank into ruin. In 1994, Leeson seemed to be making the company millions of pounds a week, but he explains how the cover-up of a colleague's small error led to the crash of Britain's oldest merchant bank.

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At best it’s a good story

The best I can say is it is a good story. I found it to be a bit “not my fault” when in reality a crime of this magnitude can only be driven by greed and a sense of inferiority.
No matter how you look at it people lost investments through this crime in fact I’d imagine many lost everything but I don’t believe I ever heard an apology for his actions.