The good life – expensive cars, an island mansion, a beautiful wife – Cassius Cartwright, former Hedge Fund Manager of the Year had it all. But in a matter of months, the Great Recession brought Cassius to his knees. Broke, with angry clients and the S.E.C. after him, Cassius needed money, fast. And then he encounters two associates from his past, two cocaine traffickers with a million in cash and no way to get it to their Colombian connection. Stealing their money is the perfect crime, if he can pull it off. But nobody just lets a million dollars walk, so with federal agents and Colombian terrorists in pursuit, Cassius plans the ultimate high-risk gamble, truly A Hedge Extreme.
About the Author
Renowned criminal prosecutor Steven Briggs has handled numerous high profile cases which have been featured nationally on Tru TV, America's Most Wanted, Investigation Discovery Channel and Court TV, and have been documented by authors such as Ann Rule and Michael Finkel. From murder to sex crimes, from organized crime to terrorism, Mr. Briggs has developed an unparalleled breadth of experience in the world of crime. He is a highly sought after public speaker and trainer on diverse topics such as: communication, trial practice, terrorism, organized crime, the death penalty, white collar crime, sex offenses and drugs. Mr. Briggs is also an award winning author, having called on his criminal experience in his most recently published work of non-fiction: CRIMINOLOGY FOR DUMMIES, and his fiction thrillers: BAD SNAP and THE HEDGE EXTREME. Mr. Briggs lives and writes in the Seattle area. Visit his Web Site: stevenmbriggs.com