Fully updated for this sixth edition, How the Stock Market Works tells investors what is being traded and how, who does what with whom, and how to evaluate a particular share or bond in light of rival claims from critics and admirers. From the practical consequences of being a shareholder to a basic coverage of the taxation regime, this book provides a wealth of information on individual product types as well as the key players themselves.
It may not take a genius to make a fortune, but anyone considering investing in the stock market will need care, common sense, lots of luck – and the expert advice of How the Stock Market Works.
Table of contents
Chapter – 01: What and Why are Shares?
Chapter – 02: What are Bonds and Gilts?
Chapter – 03: The Complicated World of Derivatives
Chapter – 04: Foreign Shares
Chapter – 05: How to Pick a Share
Chapter – 06: Tricks of the Professionals
Chapter – 07: Where to Find Advice and Information
Chapter – 08: What Does It Take to Deal in Shares?
Chapter – 09: How to Trade in Shares
Chapter – 10: When to Deal in Shares
Chapter – 11: Consequences of Being a Shareholder
Chapter – 12: Tax
- Publisher : Kogan Page; Fifth edition (September 3, 2014)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 176 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0749472383
- ISBN-13 : 978-0749472382
- Item Weight : 7.1 ounces
- Dimensions : 6.18 x 0.39 x 9.25 inches