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The Fear Index

The Fear Index( )
Author: Harris, Robert
ISBN:978-0-09-193697-6
Publication Date:Oct 2011
Publisher:Penguin Random House
Imprint:Hutchinson
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $32.95
Book Description:

Dr Alex Hoffman is a legend. An American physicist once employed on the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland, he now uses a revolutionary and highly secret system of computer algorithms to trade on the world's financial markets. None of his rivals is sure how he does it, but somehow Hoffman's hedge fund - built around the standard measure of market volatility: the VIX or 'Fear Index' - generates astonishing returns for his investors.

Then, late one night, in his house beside...
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Book Details
Pages:336
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Thrillers / Suspense
Fiction / Thrillers / General
Fiction / Thrillers / Technological
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.3 x 23.4 x 2.5 cm
Book Weight:0.498 Kilograms
Author Biography
Harris, Robert (Author)
Author Robert Harris was born in Nottingham, England in 1957. He attended King Edward VII College and Selwyn College. He has worked as a BBC journalist, the Political Editor of the Observer, and a columnist for The Sunday Times and Daily Telegraph. He was named Columnist of the Year by the British Press in 2003. He has written both fiction and nonfiction books and currently lives in Berkshire, England.

His works of fiction include; An Officer and a Spy, The Fear Index, Pompeii, Enigma, Fatherland, Dictator, and Conclave.

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