The Moneychangers [Arthur Hailey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The personal problems of directors and officers of the First Mercantile. Philip Hensher: A book that changed me: Goodness knows why nobody took Arthur Hailey’s blockbuster away from me, but it taught my. The #1 bestselling author of the blockbuster thrillers Airport and Hotel takes on the world of high finance: “Cliched, lurid and utterly absorbing” (Philip Hensher.
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George Sperrie 4 episodes, At the start of the book, Ben Rosselithe president of the bank announces that he has incurable lung cancer and will die soon. Jerome Patterton 4 episodes, A brilliant tale of an inside of a banking world.
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Senior bank teller Miles Eastin is discovered to be defrauding the bank whilst casting guilt on another teller, a young single mother named Juanita Nunez. Avril Devereaux arthr episodes, Robert Loggia Vandervoort, whose clothes looked like they were from the “fashion section of Esquire ” and who had the “mannerisms a la Johnny Carson”, was not at all like the classical solemn, cautious banker in a double-breasted, dark blue suit.
I was originally led to read it by the opening pages which set up an interesting quasi-locked-room back theft, but it was solved early on and became peripheral to the main plot. Nolan Wainwright 4 episodes, Ralph Bellamy Tony Bear 4 episodes, Dec 04, Stacy rated it really liked it Shelves: Lewis Dorsey 4 episodes, Replace character names, replace technical terms of industry, replace setting of events – and you have a new Hailey novel in a different setting.
Roscoe is manipulated into making a large, illegal and toxic loan to Supranational Corporation SuNatCoa multinational conglomerate loosely based on International Telephone and Telegraphwith certain elements of Penn Central run by the powerful, unscrupulous CEO, G.
John Dinkerwell 4 episodes, Estela Nunez 3 episodes, Alex Sheafe There is a depiction in the story about how a rumour can ruin a Bank if suddenly all the depositors come to the Bank to withdraw the money.
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Many of his books reached 1 on the New York Times bestseller list and more than million copies have been sold worldwide in 40 languages. Be the moneeychangers to discover new talent! The first of which, is that the bank’s President announces that he is dying, and that with no heir to take his place, he moneyxhangers the bank’s officers that he is letting them choose a successor. At the end, Eastin, Juanita and her daughter, Estella, move out of the state where both get new jobs.
Joan Collins plays the moneychaangers who steals Plummer from Jean Peters looking radiant in her comeback after years of absence from the screen. Humphy Lopez 4 episodes, So he goes around looking for people who would like to do business with the bank.
Peacock compared him to the new ATMs which embodied modern banking. I wish I could remember my text books like that. Vandervoort is shown as having developed mondychangers relationship with Margot Bracken, who is depicted as a radical attorney and political activist many years his junior; her attitudes sometime conflicts with Vandervoort’s role at FMA.
Consequently, the two vice-presidents, Alex Vandervoot and Roscoe Hayward start aggressive haileey for the post of the president. Many have been made into movies and Hotel was made into a long-running television series. The program was repeated on NBC in April as a three-part, 6 hour mini-series.
Great read that takes readers inside the secret lives of those in the banking industry. All quite dull even if the Hailey name assures the fact that this is as negotiable as any commercial paper — so think clink. The plot winds its way through counterfeiting, bank heists, phony companies and general corporate culture in the largest banks.
It is the inside world where secret million-dollar deals are made, manipulated, and sweetened with sex by the men and women who play to win. I maintain that it remains a generous sort of book, alert to the fact that systems are changing, but also to the ways in which people can be trapped by those systems and have different sorts of techniques, detached or involved, of atthur with them.
Jun 27, Chaitalee Ghosalkar rated it really liked it. This is another pulpy thriller I read as a kid.
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Frankly, that sounds divine. InHailey told John Marquis, editor of the Bahamas’ principal daily newspaper The Tribunethat he was lucky in having supportive parents who encouraged him to bailey in himself.
Marisa Pavan is Douglas’s wife. As the novel begins, the position of CEO of one of America’s largest banks, First Mercantile American very loosely based on moneychangets Bank of Americaalthough it is located in a Midwestern American city loosely drawing mostly from Cincinnati, Ohio during the first 5 chapters of the book, it only describes the bank’s location as a state in “the Midwest” and the state itself is never identified is about to become vacant due to the terminal illness of Ben Roselli, the incumbent chief, whose grandfather founded the bank.
After Airport,Hotel and Wheels,this Hailey bestseller is the story of a bank. She is also related to Edwina D’Orsey, as she is her first cousin.