( read online ) The Buy Side BY Turney Duff – jimford.co.uk


  • Hardcover
  • 320
  • The Buy Side
  • Turney Duff
  • English
  • 15 January 2017
  • 9780770437152

10 thoughts on “The Buy Side

  1. says:

    The Buy Side has been out less than 48 hours I've got another half dozen books on my nightstand and yet I'm writing this review having just finished the book That tells you how immensely readable The Buy Side isFull Disclosure Having just written a Wall Street memoir of my own and having spent roughly the same 15 years on the Street as Turney I am very familiar with the world he writes about having been present at some

  2. says:

    It was purely coincidental that I read this true life account of Turney Duff's rise to the top of Wall Street after finishing Jay McInerney's Bright Lights Big City but the timing couldn't be better More conversational and manic Duff takes you along for the ride Part Wall Street part addiction part inspiration the page turner doe

  3. says:

    I read this book over a three day work trip and I found myself wanting to read while I was in meetings I would grab a minute or two here or there in between to read a few pages I just found it so compelling and not because it's some kind of literary masterpiece Honestly the story reads like Turney is telling you his story over the d

  4. says:

    The Buy Side was a book that I literally couldn't put down I started reading it on a Saturday morning in bed with my morning coffee and read it to completion The ride was exhilarating and a must read for anyone who wonders what the fast paced

  5. says:

    Eual parts cautionary and compelling this book was hard to put down The brutal honesty in Turney's account of his own drug addiction is reminiscent of Mac Miller's Faces making the book much than a tale of specta

  6. says:

    My favorite Wall Street non fiction book The Buy Side is leagues above the benchmark for books in this genre Though it is clear that Turney Du

  7. says:

    The Buy Side A Wall Street Trader'sTale of Spectacular Excess by Turney Duff Crown Busness 2013 320 pages 2600 can be read as a cautionary tale of the risks and rewards of success on Wall Street a history of a time that may have seen its end with the past few years of struggle in the markets a Dante esue vision of the inevitable corruption t

  8. says:

    Don't let the opening paragraph the one where Turney Duff sounds like a total douche rankle you After a few pages I could not stop reading this wanton tale of excess The author does an excellent job of describing exactly how he ended up the pitiful mess he was Even his writing style towards the end as he's hitt

  9. says:

    I won this book on goodreads I learned somethings about Wall Street It also scares me that people that are responsible for the financial roles of this country also party and use drugs and alcoholI realize drug and alcohol a

  10. says:

    A great read Honest and informative Just written up in NYT Great job Turney

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The Buy Side

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New York Times Bestseller The Buy Side by former Galleon Group trader Turney Duff portrays an after hours Wall Street culture where drugs and sex are rampant and billions in trading commissions flow to those who dangle the most enticements  A remarkable writing debut filled with indelible moments The Buy Side shows as no book ever has the rewards – and dizzying temptations – of making a living on the Street Growing up in the 1980’s Turney Duff was your average kid from Kennebunk Maine eager to expand his horizons After trying – and failing – to land a job as a journalist he secured a trainee position at Morgan Stanley and got his first feel for the pecking order that exists in the trading pits  Those on the “buy side” the traders who make large bets on whether a stock wi It was purely coincidental that I read this true life account of Turney Duff s rise to the top of Wall Street after finishing Jay McInerney s Bright Lights Big City but the timing couldn t be better More conversational and manic Duff takes you along for the ride Part Wall Street part addiction part inspiration the page turner doesn t let you put it down His honesty is gripping and gut wrenching yet takes full ownership of actions I look forward to seeing this story come to life in the future as it has all of the makings for a big screen blockbuster

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Ions were being made each week in sometimes mysterious ways  At his next positions at Argus Partners and JL Berkowitz Turney climbed to even higher heights – and as it turned out plummeted to even lower depths – as by day he solidified his reputation one of the Street’s most powerful healthcare traders and by night he blazed a path through the city’s nightclubs showing off his social genius and voraciously inhaling any drug that would fill the void he felt inside A mesmerizingly immersive journey through Wall Street’s first millennial decade and a poignant self portrait by a young man who surely would have destroyed himself were it not for his decision to walk away from a seven figure annual income The Buy Side is one of the best coming of age on the Street books ever written Don t let the opening paragraph the one where Turney Duff sounds like a total douche rankle you After a few pages I could not stop reading this wanton tale of excess The author does an excellent job of describing exactly how he ended up the pitiful mess he was Even his writing style towards the end as he s hitting bottom seems to reflect what he was experiencingBonus learn a little bit about how things work on Wall Street Fascinating Öbür Divan out plummeted to even lower depths – as by day he solidified his reputation Summary of Homo Deus one Koldbrann - parte 1: Rebeldes of the Street’s most powerful healthcare traders and by night he blazed a path through the city’s nightclubs showing The Teams Milking Cow off his social genius and voraciously inhaling any drug that would fill the void he felt inside A mesmerizingly immersive journey through Wall Street’s first millennial decade and a poignant self portrait by a young man who surely would have destroyed himself were it not for his decision to walk away from a seven figure annual income The Buy Side is A Wolfs Desire Reluctant Mates one Via Suez (British): Blue Funnel Line (Merchant Navy Series Book 3) of the best coming Zenith of age A Pale Light in the Black on the Street books ever written Don t let the Devil Versus Alpha The Millennium Wolves one where Turney Duff sounds like a total douche rankle you After a few pages I could not stop reading this wanton tale Spieserye of excess The author does an excellent job Feral of describing exactly how he ended up the pitiful mess he was Even his writing style towards the end as he s hitting bottom seems to reflect what he was experiencingBonus learn a little bit about how things work Krismis van Map Jacobs on Wall Street Fascinating


About the Author: Turney Duff

Turney Duff has worked on Wall Street since 1994 including at Morgan Stanley the Galleon Group Argus Partners and JL Berkowitz A graduate of Ohio University EW Scripps School of Journalism he has written and executive produced two short movies and under his rap name Cleveland D was partly responsible for the infamous Galleon song On the Good Ship Galleon He currently lives in Long