Betting on the Market


Episode Info

What was once a secret society of motivated, well-dressed business graduates, is now an arena for all citizens trying to make a quick buck. From the Frontline series of investigative reports, this episode opens the door to the once off-limits Wall Street. With insider reports and insightful interviews from some of the top money managers on Wall Street, this PBS production shows how the public now has a vested interest in the inner workings of the markets. Today, everybody from homemakers to plumbers is diving into a neighborhood investment pool without any fear of hitting the bottom. This program explores the real advantages and risks.