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The Predators' Ball: The Inside Story of Drexel Burnham and the Rise of the Junkbond Raiders

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During the '80s, Michael Milken at Drexel Burnham created the corporate raiders. He was the billionaire Junk Bond King. But, in the corner stood the U.S. District Attorney waiting to file criminal and racketeering charges.

Table of Contents

Prologue: The Ball

Part One: Spreading the Gospel

1. The Miner's Headlamp

2. Dr. Feelgood

3. Transformation

4. Merge with Mike

5. The Cloister at Wilshire and Rodeo

6. The Air Fund

Part Two: Pawns Capture Kings

7. Triangle—National Can: Kingmaker

8. Icahn-TWA: From Greenmailer to Manager-Owner

9. Pantry Pride—Revlon: The Crucial Campaign

Part Three: The Zenith—and the Fall

10. "Drexel is like a god..."

11. Proven Prophet—So Far

12. Milken's Money Machine

13. The Enforcer

14. Sovereign Privileges

15. Boesky Day

16. The Center Cannot Hold

17. The Humbling

Afterword

Acknowledgments

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140120905
Author:
Bruck, Connie
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Location:
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Investments & Securities
Subject:
Investments & Securities - Stocks
Subject:
Mutual funds
Subject:
Stockbrokers
Subject:
Consolidation and merger of corporations
Subject:
Investments & Securities - Bonds
Subject:
Junk bonds
Subject:
Stockbrokers -- United States.
Subject:
Corporate & Business History - General
Subject:
Investments & Securities - General
Subject:
Economic History
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
105
Publication Date:
19890631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
7.78x5.10x.71 in. .60 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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