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FT Guide to How the Stock Market Really Works, Fifth Edition, 5th Edition

FT Guide to How the Stock Market Really Works, Fifth Edition, 5th Edition

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  • Copyright 2011
  • Dimensions: 6-1/4" x 9-1/4"
  • Edition: 5th
  • eBook (Watermarked)
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-374812-X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-374812-3

The Financial Times Guide to How the Stock Market Really Works is an introduction to the complex world of the financial markets. Whether you are new to investing, or already have a share portfolio, this is an intelligent guidebook will guide you safely through the often confusing world of investing. Written especially for the ordinary investor, it will provide you with the key strategies you need to make money on the stock market.

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Table of Contents



Chapter 1 The ‘guerrilla investor’

Chapter 2. Shares

Chapter 3. Bonds

Chapter 4. Assessing companies - issues and opportunities

Chapter 5. Investment theories and strategies 

Chapter 6. Foreign exchange

Chapter 7. Derivatives

Chapter 8. Fraud and sharp practice

Chapter 9. Overseas investment

Chapter 10. Investing in other asset classes

Chapter 11.Thinking about retirement

Chapter 12. UK taxation

Chapter 13.An overview of the financial crisis

Chapter 14. Making investing part of your life

Appendix 1 – A little financial maths

Appendix 2 – Compound interest table

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