Paperback. I was glad i found this book then recommended by an adviser. Anders tells the story of how Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) took advantage of Wall Street's tolerance of debt to finagle massive corporate takeovers of companies that included Safeway, Drexel, and, Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco, King of Capital: The Remarkable Rise, Fall, and Rise Again of Steve Schwarzman and Blackstone, The Predators' Ball: The Inside Story of Drexel Burnham and the Rise of the JunkBond Raiders, The New Financial Capitalists: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and the Creation of Corporate Value, What It Takes: Lessons in the Pursuit of Excellence, The Nuclear Effect: The 6 Pillars of Building a 7+ Figure Online Business. Condition: New. When LBOs were successful, they worked out spectacularly well for the dealmakers (KKR, Wall Street lawyers and bankers, commercial bankers), the target companies' senior executives, and shareholders, not as well for rank and file employees of the purchased companies, An excellently written if occasionally dry account of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts' reign over the leveraged buyout era on Wall Street. book. it gave me the thearter's best seat view of dealmaking in action! An excellently written if occasionally dry account of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts' reign over the leveraged buyout era on Wall Street. Solid rendering of KKR exploits and rise to fame in the 1980s - lesser attention on deals post RJR Nabisco. Take everything you have ever learned about achieving success and throw it all away - You are making it harder than it has to be! This books explains in detail how LBO industry works . Reviewed in the United States on October 28, 2016. The book was informative as to the story. Merchants of Debt 作者 : George Anders 出版社: Beard Books 副标题: Kkr and the Mortgaging of American Business 出版年: 2002-06 页数: 364 定价: USD 34.95 装帧: Paperback ISBN: 9781587981258 Delivered from our UK warehouse in 4 to 14 business days.

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I read this book to get a broader understanding of private equity in the "Age of Leverage."

This is an excellent book, very well written and rather even handed considering how controversial KKR became in the 1990s and beyond.

Established seller since 2000. Their story and that of their firm--the biggest, most successful, and most controversial participant in the age of leverage--illuminates an entire era of financial maneuvering and speculative mania. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

Earlier in his journalistic career, he was a senior specialwriter for The Wall Street Journal, a founding member of the BloombergView board of editors, and the West Coast bureau chief for Fast Companymagazine.

Kravis and Roberts wrote their way int. A must read for any finance professional. To see what your friends thought of this book, An engrossing and thorough history of KKR and the LBO craze of the 1980s.

November 11, 2020: Biblio is open and shipping orders. Something went wrong. A great job was done in leaving it to the reader to decide for themselves based on a well presented story regarding the firm and its lead characters. PAP. Merchants of Debt : Kkr and the Mortgaging of American Business, (Castle Donington, DERBY, United Kingdom). What better way was there than to study the story and the evolution of the original artists. Their story and that of their firm - the biggest, most successful and most controversial participant in the age of leverage - illuminates an entire era of financial high jinks and speculative mania. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Reviewed in the United States on January 18, 2020. The personal dynamics of dealmaking also receives plenty of attention.
PAP. A fascinating story about the legendary KKR. As an industry professional, I would have preferred a more technical approach, but a good entertaining read.

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The author does a great job of neither making KKR heroic nor vilifying them as simply another set of greedy bankers. This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. Beard Books, 2017.

This inside look from a Wall Street Journal reporter at massive leveraged-buyout operations of the Manhattan-based Kohlberg Kravis Roberts financial partnership during the 1980s is beautifully organized and written in immediate and lively prose. Starting with KKR's formation in 1976, the book goes on to analyze the takeover of companies such as Safeway, Duracell and Beatrice, as well as struggles involving RJR Nabisco. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Discussion Materials: Tales of a Rookie Wall Street Investment Banker, Buy Then Build: How Acquisition Entrepreneurs Outsmart the Startup Game. Reviewed in the United States on March 11, 2016. I was glad i found this book then recommended by an adviser.

Condition: New. Reviewed in the United States on March 7, 2013. Anders tells the story of how Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) took advantage of Wall Street's tolerance of debt to finagle massive corporate takeovers of companies that included Safeway, Drexel, and. Does this book contain inappropriate content? Found whole thing interesting as well as informative. Outstanding Review of a critical era in American Business, Reviewed in the United States on August 8, 2019. ISBN 13: 9780465045228 has been added to your Cart. Please try your request again later. Established seller since 2000. Kravis and Roberts wrote their way into the history books by concocting one giant takeover after another. Please try again. PAP.