Book notes: Going infinite: the rise and fall of a new tycoon, by Michael Lewis

Nothing in the book left this reader thinking anything positive at all about Bankman-Fried

Going Infinite, by Michael Lewis

Michael Lewis, Going infinite: the rise and fall of a new tycoon, Allen Lane, 2023, 288 pages

Just two years ago, Forbes had Sam Bankman-Fried at number 41 on their list of the world’s wealthiest people. Today he is serving a sentence of 25 years in a US federal prison, convicted late last year on seven counts of fraud, conspiracy and money laundering, and ordered to forfeit $11 billion (or whatever proportion of that he may still have left). Bankman-Fried is just 32.

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