The Partnership: The Making of Goldman Sachs, Ellis, Charles D.

The Partnership: The Making of Goldman Sachs

Authors: Ellis, Charles D.
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: HIS036060, BUS077000, BUS004000
ISBN: 9781440644436, Related ISBNs: 0143116126, 1440644438, 1594201897, 9780143116127, 9781440644436
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 768
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: The inside story of one of the world?s most powerful financial Institutions

Now with a new foreword and final chapter, The Partnership chronicles the most important periods in Goldman Sachs?s history and the individuals who built one of the world?s largest investment banks. Charles D. Ellis, who worked as a strategy consultant to Goldman Sachs for more than thirty years, reveals the secrets behind the firm?s continued success through many life-threatening changes. Disgraced and nearly destroyed in 1929, Goldman Sachs limped along as a break-even operation through the Depression and WWII. But with only one special service and one improbable banker, it began the stage-by-stage rise that took the firm to global leadership, even in the face of the world-wide credit crisis.

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