1. So [Goldman Sachs] lent the government money without saying that’s what they were doing. If you did this in the corporate world, a bunch of people would be put in jail. They helped the Greek government rig its books so that they looked acceptable to the European Union so they’d be admitted to the euro [zone].

    — Michael Lewis on Goldman Sachs doing off-market currency trades with the government of Greece.

  2. michael lewis


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