Leg the spread a woman"s adventures inside the trillion-dollar boys" club of commodities trading by Cari Lynn

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Published by Broadway Books in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange.,
  • Commodity trading advisors -- United States.,
  • Women in the professions -- United States.,
  • Brokers -- United States.,
  • Commodity exchanges -- United States.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementCari Lynn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG6046.5 .L96 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 310 p. ;
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3303961M
ISBN 100767908554
LC Control Number2004045837
OCLC/WorldCa54852924

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But it's more than being able to leg the spread. It's about surviving the vicious, cut-throat trading pits, where fortunes are made and lost in the blink of an eye, and tempers flare, with fistfights breaking out daily.

Very few women brave this ultimate man's world—and even fewer succeed/5. A disappointing book. The author clerked at the CME for two years, and "Leg the Spread" is a quasi-memoir, although it's mostly a grab-bag of anecdotes and life stories of Merc traders and clerks she got to know.

The book is too pedestrian to be "literature" but insufficiently trashy/raunchy to be a guilty pleasure/5(32).

If I start scratching my nose before the order, it means do the opposite—so if I’m saying buy, I really mean sell)—and the complexities of covering a bet by working both sides of the transaction, the “legging the spread” of the title.

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The author clerked at the CME for two years, and "Leg the Spread" is a quasi-memoir, although it's mostly a grab-bag of anecdotes and life stories of Merc traders and clerks she got to know.

The book is too pedestrian to be "literature" but insufficiently trashy/raunchy to be a guilty pleasure. Leg The Spread celebrates the hard-hitting, resourceful women who are making it big in business – outwitting and out-earning their male counterparts regardless of the glass ceiling.

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Each spread has two legs, where one leg is buying an option, and the other leg is writing an option. This can result in the option position (containing two legs), giving the trader a credit or.

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