A rogue trader who lost £350 million explains why he became so addicted to risk-taking
|06/17/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Business Insider UK spoke with Alexis Stenfors, author of “Barometer of Fear: An Insider’s Account of Rouge Trading and the Greatest Banking Scandal in History”, who explained why risk-taking can become so addictive.
He said: “How can risk taking become addictive? Take a skydiver. why would you go up in a plane, and then decide to jump from the plane? Trading has a similar kind of feeling – the more risk you take, you get that sort of feeling of a buzz, an element of being outside of the normal life. And that read more >>>