Title: New Market Mavericks
Author: Geoff Cutmore
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Cutmore's book is a thoroughly entertaining tour of the investment industry in 2003. The author has interviewed eight individuals: four hedge fund managers, two technical traders, fund of funds manager and a stock market historian - all men (there is an element of train spotting about studying the money markets). It is interesting to note that only one is based in central London, and he is based close to Buckingham Palace rather than the Bank of England. The advent of better communications and improved technology has...