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Crash, Crisis, Crypto: a short history of investment banking


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“You always said finance was a human drama and now Lehman Brothers is back on stage, the hot ticket at the National."

Dr Aifric Campbell has marked the 10th Anniversary of the Lehman Brothers collapse with a new short story.

Crash, Crisis, Crypto, gives a trader-eye-view from summer 1987 until the crash of 2008.

"Four decades, one take, no interruptions."

Read Crash, Crisis, Crypto: a short story of investment banking, published in the Irish Times. 

Previously a managing director at Morgan Stanley, Dr Aifric Campbell is a lecturer on the Imperial Horizons Creative Writing course and author of several novels and short stories.


Cleo Bowen

Cleo Bowen
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