Essentials of Investments: Chapter 20 - Taxes, Inflation, and Investment Strategy includes Saving for the Long run, Basic Considerations in Developing a Plan, Finding Your Retirement Annuity, Accounting For Inflation.
There are many popular investment books, but relatively few provide
a dispassionate introduction to the controversies that surround the
management of wealth. Even though there are plenty of important articles
that take these controversies forward, few of the investment guides pull
the different sides of the arguments together in one place. That is what
this book seeks to do, in a way which is intended to be of practical use.
(BQ) Part 1 book "Corporate finance and investment" has contents: An overview of financial management, the financial environment, phe financial environment, investment appraisal methods, investment strategy and process, analysing investment risk, identifying and valuing options, enterprise value and equity value,...and other contents.
(BQ) Part 1 book "Investment philosophies" has contents: Numbers don’t lie; show me the money - The basics of valuation; many a slip - trading, execution and taxes; too good to be true? Testing investment strategies; upside, downside - Understanding risk.
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Value investing has long been recognized as an effective investment strategy. This book brings the reader through the strategies and thought processes used by professional value investors, using clear language. It presents the concepts, implementation and benefits of value investing and includes an expanded section on international value investing with "how-to" information on investing overseas. All data, statistics, anecdotes, illustrations and graphics have been updated and the final chapter explores structuring the portfolio for maximum returns....
Stock Investing For Dummies, 2nd Edition, has been an honor for me to
write. I’m grateful that I can share my thoughts, information, and experience
with such a large and devoted group of readers.
Although the stock market has served millions of investors for nearly a century,
recent years have shown me that a great investing vehicle such as
stocks can be easily misunderstood, misused, and even abused.
The liberalization of markets has lead to record levels of international investments. Icon Group’s
primary mission is to assist international managers to better plan and implement strategies in a
global economy. It does so by providing various specialized industry reports, databases,
publications and services to its clients. This report is one of many published by Icon Group Ltd.
to assist executives and planners in monitoring and analyzing world markets. In addition to
industry-specific studies, Icon Group Ltd.
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In this chapter we turn to various strategies that bond portfolio managers can pursue, making a distinction between passive and active strategies. A passive investment strategy takes market prices of securities as fairly set. Rather than attempting to beat the market by exploiting superior information or insight, passive managers act to maintain an appropriate risk–return balance given market opportunities.
Through the summer of 1997 the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit new high after new high, continuing the breathtaking advance it began seven years earlier. It took ninety years for the average to make its first thousand - oint gain, Now it hurdled each new barrier in a matter of months.
Provides knowledge of agricultural investment from the Perspective of the World Bank. This is useful for an agricultural country like Vietnam. This document is for reference only. Investing to promote agricultural growth and poverty reduction is a central pillar of the world bank's current rural strategy.
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Market efficiency prevails when many investors are willing to depart from maximum
diversification, or a passive strategy, by adding mispriced securities to their portfolios in
the hope of realizing abnormal returns. The competition for such returns ensures that prices
will be near their “fair” values. Most managers will not beat the passive strategy on a riskadjusted
basis. However, in the competition for rewards to investing, exceptional managers
might beat the average forecasts built into market prices....
This book not only does an outstanding job of introducing basic bond concepts, but also introduces the reader to more sophisticated investing strategies. Sharon Wright does a fantastic job demystifying a subject many people ﬁnd intimidating—this book is not only understandable, but also entertaining and fun. —Brian M. Storms, President, Prudential Investments Ms. Wright has produced an excellent, easy-to-read guide for the novice bond investor. The book is well organized and allows its readers to identify and focus in on the security types most suitable for them....
The shipping industry is both special and fascinating. It is special, above all, because of its
truly global nature, the huge discrete investments needed, the highly cyclical markets at play,
and the unique competitive structure, with many determined players. It is fascinating, above
all, because fortunes are made—and lost—at a fast pace, with some of the most risk-willing
owners also serving as decision makers.
This book is the result of at least seven forces that have shaped my interest in shipping
corporations and their strategies. The first is purely personal.
This textbook will be designed for fixed-income securities courses taught on MSc Finance and MBA courses. There is currently no suitable text that offers a 'Hull-type' book for the fixed income student market. This book aims to fill this need. The book will contain numerous worked examples, excel spreadsheets, with a building block approach throughout. A key feature of the book will be coverage of both traditional and alternative investment strategies in the fixed-income market, for example, the book will cover the modern strategies used by fixed-income hedge funds.
This book would never been possible without books and research that went before. I want to speciﬁcally thank Yale Hirsch, of the Stock Traders Almanac, and Steve Moore and Nick Colley of Moore Research. It’s an investment strategy that involves paying for the right to buy or sell stock or futures at a particular price over a given time, or selling the right to someone else to buy or sell stock or futures for a particular price over a given time.
This book describes an innovative investment strategy called “Relative Value Discipline,” which provides a framework for investing in traditional dividend-paying value stocks, as well as undervalued growth stocks. The graphic below illustrates how the stock selection process works step by step to winnow a thousand large cap stocks down to a focused portfolio of twenty to thirty holdings.
Performance Evaluation and R isk Management
Our goal in this chapter is to examine the methods of evaluating riskadjusted investment performance, and assessing and managing the risks involved with specific investment strategies.