Posts Tagged ‘Anthony Trollope’

Book Review: The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope

Book Review: The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope

By The Banker | Book Reviews, Wall Street

My wicked-smaht friend Melissa just reviewed a book on her literary site  that I’ve long been meaning to review here.  The Way We Live Now, by Anthony Trollope is a must-read for people interested in finance, upper-class society, and the way history constantly rhymes with the present. Did you know that in 1875 Anthony Trollope [&hellip

What is Wealthy?

What is Wealthy?

By The Banker | Blog Posts

Back when I worked on the bond sales desk at Goldman, many of us talked about what our “Number“ was – the “Number” obviously representing “Fuck You Money.” “Fuck You Money”, if you haven’t worked on Wall Street, represents the amount of money you’d need in order to professionally disregard anybody else’s needs.  In other [&hellip