Global Securities Markets: Navigating the World's Exchanges and OTC Markets
Copyright © 2011 George W. Arnett III. All rights reserved.
Author(s): George W. Arnett
Published Online: 29 NOV 2011 09:30AM EST
Print ISBN: 9781118027714
Online ISBN: 9781118258385
About this Book
The quick guide to understanding the global securities markets
Investing in the global securities markets poses challenges far beyond simply choosing a security that's likely to provide a decent return. Global Securities Markets provides a framework for navigating through these highly diverse and complex markets, covering all the basics of global investing. Packed with tables and listings to help investors of all types easily locate the information they need to make the right choices, the book is an indispensible index for working the securities markets to their fullest extent. The book covers:
- The mechanics of execution, clearing, settlement, custody, regulation, and practice in the US, UK, and European markets
- Margin, short selling, prime brokerage, and the evolving disciplines of risk management, anti-money laundering, and international compliance
With 110 securities exchanges and 40 derivatives exchanges, it is more important than ever for the savvy investor to understand the global securities markets, and Global Securities Markets illustrates the rich history of the markets, how they work, and relevant contemporary legal concepts.