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Author Levinson, Marc, author.

Title Guide to financial markets : why they exist and how they work / Marc Levinson.

Edition Sixth edition.
Publication Info. New York : PublicAffairs, [2014]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  332.64 LEV    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  332.64 LEV    AVAILABLE
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Description 296 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series The Economist
Note Previous edition published: Guide to financial markets / Marc Levinson. New York : Bloomberg Press, c2010.
Includes index.
Contents Why markets matter -- Foreign-exchange markets -- Money markets -- Bond markets -- Securitisation -- International fixed-income markets -- Equity markets -- Futures and options markets -- Derivatives markets.
Summary "This fully updated and revised sixth edition of the Guide to financial markets provides a clear explanation of the different markets. It goes well beyond stocks and bonds to explain the purposes and uses of equity futures and options, securitised instruments, and innovations such as the credit derivatives that can help manage risk but can also prove toxic when not used carefully"--Cover page 4.
Subject Finance.
ISBN 9781610393898 (PB)
1610393899 (PB)
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