Black Edge

“The rise over the last two decades of a powerful new class of billionaire financiers marks a singular shift in the American economic and political landscape. Their vast reserves of concentrated wealth have allowed a small group of big winners to write their own rules of capitalism and public policy. How did we get here? … Kolhatkar shows how Steve Cohen became one of the richest and most influential figures in finance–and what happened when the Justice Department put him in its crosshairs”–