The Cruel Paradox

A billionaire, hedge fund manager, Wall Street legend, has the blues. Non-stop financial conquest suddenly feels old.

Michael Cottingham, billionaire, hedge fund manager, Wall Street legend, has the blues. Non-stop financial conquest suddenly feels old.

Summary

Michael Cottingham, billionaire, hedge fund manager, Wall Street legend, has the blues. Non-stop financial conquest suddenly feels old. His change of scene is Hollywood. Tinsel town seduces him. Then, betrays him. Threatened with public humiliation, Cottingham seeks the accounting road map that will cover up his embarrassing mistakes. Robert Enright, accounting genius in an elite mid-Manhattan firm, comes to Michael’s rescue. Their lives become intertwined. Betrayal and humiliation continue, but now with mortal consequences.