About the Author
John Sussex retired after a 33-year career in the financial markets. He lives in Basildon, Essex, the place of his birth. After leaving his local comprehensive school with few qualifications he began working as an accounts clerk in the City of London at the age of 16. Sussex went on to become a highly successful trader at the London International Financial Futures Exchange (Liffe) and set up his own brokerage business. He also served on the board of Liffe. He is married and has two children.