Equity Markets in Action

Equity Markets in Action

The Fundamentals of Liquidity, Market Structure & Trading

Book - 2004
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An in-depth look at the nature of market making and exchanges
From theory to practicalities, this is a comprehensive, up-to-date handbook and reference on how markets work and the nuances of trading. It includes a CD with an interactive trading simulation.
Robert A. Schwartz, PhD (New York, NY), is Marvin M. Speiser Professor of Finance and University Distinguished Professor in the Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, CUNY. Reto Francioni, PhD (Zurich, Switzerland), is President and Chairman of the Board of SWX, the Swiss Stock Exchange, and former co-CEO of Consors Discount Broker AG, Nuremberg.

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Schwartz (finance, Baruch College, State University of New York) and Francioni, president and chairman of the board of the Swiss Stock Exchange, explain how markets work, what really drives the movement of the market, and the nuances of trading in this book/CD-ROM package for professional an independent traders. They look at how exchanges function as market centers, and investigate the architecture of different markets, with particular focus on US and European market centers. Because the most valuable market lessons occur in the heat of trading, the companion CD-ROM provides real-life trading sessions. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : J. Wiley & Sons, [2004]
Copyright Date: ©2004
ISBN: 9780471469223
Branch Call Number: 332.64 SCHWA
Characteristics: xii, 468 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Additional Contributors: Francioni, Reto
Notes: Series statement from dust jacket


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