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Goldman braces for tell-all book

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The soon-to-be-released “Why I left Goldman Sachs: A Wall Street Story”, written by former GS employee Greg Smith, looks set to deal a blow to Lloyd Blankfein’s recent PR offensive. Among other things, it alleges the firm sought to profit last year by persuading clients to buy and sell stock options on European banks such as BNP Paribas SA and UniCredit SpA,