``Boaz Weinstein didn't know it, but he had just hooked the London Whale... As the financial world now knows, what was out of whack was JPMorgan Chase & Company. One its traders, Bruno Iksil, the man later nicknamed the London Whale for his outsize trades, was about to blow a multibillion-dollar hole in the mighty House of Morgan... Inside the hedge fund world, some joked that Mr. Weinstein had been able to spot the London Whale because he himself had been a 'whale' once, too.''

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