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Dismissed out of hand by his employer because of his lowly position and modest means, the frugal Arthur Cutten used his limited savings from his employment income to begin speculating on commodity prices through the purchase of forward contracts.

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Retrieved 25 February The ensuing investigation of the crash by the United States Senate’s Pecora Commission brought a public outcry over rich speculators such as Cutten who had made huge amounts of money by forming trading pools to manipulate market prices. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. After studying at Guelph Collegiatein a young Arthur Cutten left home, making his way to the United States where he settled in the rapidly growing city of Chicago.

English Choose a language for shopping. The tax suit would only be settled by the executors of his estate, because Arthur Cutten, his fortune vastly depleted by the stock market crash and the cost of lawyers to defend him from the government lawsuits, died in Chicago of a heart attack a few weeks short of his sixty-sixth birthday.

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Arthur W. Cutten (Author of The Story of a Speculator)

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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. I’d like to read this book storry Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Cutten’s employer was part of a growing business community that made Chicago a major economic bridge between the established financial community in New York City and the emerging farm producers of the American Midwest. While highly risky, speculating on the future price of commodities could bring enormous profits on a very small amount of invested capital.

Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: He was called to appear before the Banking and Currency Committee in regard to the causes of the Wall Street Crash of Cutten Dec 19, – Dec.

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