• Wall Street Terms - Financial Education Is Your Best Investment (Financial IQ Series)

  • Practical Glossary of Wall Street Lingo, Stock Market Slang, Investment Fundamentals, Trading & Broker Terms
  • By: Thomas Herold
  • Narrated by: William Bahl
  • Length: 10 hrs and 25 mins
  • 4.9 out of 5 stars (98 ratings)

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Wall Street Terms - Financial Education Is Your Best Investment (Financial IQ Series)

By: Thomas Herold
Narrated by: William Bahl
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Most important Wall Street Terms you should know

If you have ever gotten lost in the jargon of Wall Street, you aren’t alone. Professional money managers and traders often sound like they're speaking a foreign language, which can leave small investors at a disadvantage.

Unfortunately, jargon is likely to be here to stay, just as it is in sectors outside the financial world. Whether you’re just flirting with investing or head-over-heels for the stock market, you’ll eventually hear some phrases that give you pause.

Does Wall Street jargon confuse you?

The language used by Wall Street professionals can make reading financial news difficult to understand for those outside the business, and can certainly be intimidating for an irregular observer, that is unfamiliar with the ways of Wall Street.

Understanding what they're actually saying will help you make smarter investing decisions.

With that in mind, here's a primer on the A to Z of the Wall Street universe. This practical glossary of Wall Street terms covers everything from investment fundamentals to the sophisticated terminology of contemporary finance.

This practical wall street guide will help you understand:

  • New York Stock Exchange History
  • New York Federal Reserve Bank
  • Glass-Steagall Act and Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act
  • Securities and Exchange Commission
  • TARP Program and Economic Stimulus Package
  • Mortgage-Backed Securities and Credit Default Swaps
  • Stocks, Bonds, Options, and Derivatives

Over 140 of the most important and common Wall Street terms are explained in detail, with clear and concise article style descriptions and practical examples.

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

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This is especially good book for beginners (and other who wish to learn more) who wish to spot investment ideas worth investigating. Thomas Herold had a nice rule of thumb for a quick and dirty method of determining fair value. For many companies when I do fair value the long way the answers are often close. I read this book long ago and have listened it now. Thomas Herold writes well and clearly.

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It's an incredible audible book to get the hang of Wall Street. There are numerous techniques in this book help hugely in making a benefit. On the off chance that you pursue the book it will assist you with managing cash, advertise brain research, specialized investigation. Mortgage-Backed securities and Credit default swaps combines huge and particular assessment to get notable worth advancements while avoiding inert events. The benefits of this sort of exchanging are an inexorably compelling usage of capital and more significant yields, and the burdens are higher commissions and more noteworthy flimsiness. By and large incredible book because of the writer

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This practical glossary of Wall Street terms covers everything from investment fundamentals to the sophisticated terminology of contemporary finance.
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Its a very good for a beginners. Author explained all the basics in simple terms where anyone can understand the concept. Over 140 of the most important and common Wall Street terms are explained in detail, with clear and concise article style descriptions and practical examples. Having good strategies about money making and good business. This book helps a lot in understanding the way of running business.

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The Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) was an initiative created and run by the U.S. Treasury to stabilize the country’s financial system, restore economic growth, and mitigate foreclosures in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. TARP sought to achieve these targets by purchasing troubled companies’ assets and stock.

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To prevent the situation from completely spiraling out of control, Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson pioneered the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). It was signed into law by President George W. Bush on October 3, 2008, with the passage of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act.
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