Ex-Goldman Exec Seeks Book Deal

    Traders work in the Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Thursday, March 15, 2012. Greg Smith, an executive director at Goldman Sachs, resigned with a blistering public essay that accused the bank of losing its "moral fiber," putting profits ahead of customers' interests and dismissing customers as "muppets." (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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    The former Goldman Sachs executive who resigned from his job via a New York Times op-ed article last week is now looking for a book deal, according to sources who spoke to the Times. Greg Smith, who worked at the firm for 12 years and ran its U.S. equity-derivatives business in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, reportedly met with publishers this week. The Times said Smith's book would be a coming-of-age story of a man ultimately disillusioned by Goldman’s focus on making money.

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