The Wolf of Wall Street

The Wolf of Wall Street

Downloadable Audiobook - 2013
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Belfort, who founded one of the first and largest chop shop brokerage firms in 1987, was banned from the securities business for life by 1994, and later went to jail for fraud and money-laundering, delivers a memoir that reads like fiction. It covers his decade of success with straightforward accounts of how he worked with managers of obscure companies to acquire large amounts of stock with minimal public disclosure, then pumped up the price and sold it, so he and the insiders made large profits while public investors usually lost. Profits were laundered through purchase of legitimate businesses and cash deposits in Swiss banks.
Publisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2013.
ISBN: 9780804191876
Branch Call Number: Downloadable Audiobook
Characteristics: 1 sound file : digital
Additional Contributors: Meyers, Eric 1959-
HCPLC OverDrive

Related Resources


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment
Nov 20, 2014

This movie definitely sets the stage for the ultimate scam of all, the illusion of wealth and its power of positive transformation.
Highly entertaining


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further


Subject Headings


Find it at HCPLC

To Top