7 Lessons From the Wolf of Wall Street

Jordan Belfort's legendary story can teach some useful things to keep in mind to avoid ending up like his former scammed clients

Valerio Baselli 6 May, 2021 | 10:42AM
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Leonardo di Caprio in Wolf of Wall Street

Oscar-nominated movie The Wolf of Wall Street starts with Jordan Belfort complaining that the year he turned 26, he made $49 million - because it was three shy of a million a week.

The work, based on a true story, also sparked a bitter controversy in the US between the association representing more than 1,500 victims defrauded by Belfort and the director Martin Scorsese. Indeed, the movie falls short when it comes to portraying the victims of Belfort’s scams.

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