Hardback The fear index / Robert Harris.
Publication year: 2011
Publisher: London : Hutchinson,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780091936969 (hbk.) : 0091936969 (hbk.) :
Dr Alex Hoffmann is a physicist who uses a revolutionary & highly secret system of computer algorithms to trade on the world's financial markets. Hoffmann's hedge fund - built around the standard measure of market volatility - generates amazing returns for his investors. Late one night, an intruder disturbs Hoffmann & his wife.
viii, 323 p. ; 24 cm.
Reading Group review - Overall much liked. Technical in content but well explained. A good book club choice.