Rouge Trader (1999)

Synopsis

The story of Nick Leeson, a trader who bankrupted an investment house in Britian

Director

James Dearden

Cast

Ewan McGregor
Anna Friel
Lee Ross
Pip Torrens
Tim McInnerny

My favorite part of Trading Places is when Winthorpe and Valentine destroy the Duke brothers. “A Duke has been sitting on this exchange since it was founded!” So I was curious to see Rogue Trader, the 1999 biopic about Nick Leeson. You may not know who he is but he was big news in 1995. […]

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