For most of us investment is something that experts do on our behalf, whether we put our money in a bank, a building society or a pension. but it is becoming increasingly clear that we will have to take a more active interest in our finances if we want to remain affluent throughout our ever longer lives. "The Investors' Handbook" offers sane and sensible advice for those who want to put their money to the best use. it provides structured information on insurance, pensions, equity investment and government bonds. Whatever your age or income, this volume should sh readers how best to take your share of the national wealth. "Proshare" is a charity dedicated to making stock market investment more accessible.
|Publisher:||Penguin Group (USA)|
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Table of ContentsWhat Are Shares And Why Invest In Them?
Before You Start
Type Of Shares, Useful Jargon And Measuring Performance
Buying And Selling Shares
What Makes Share Prices Move?
Looking At Individual Shares
What's A Share Worth?
A Beginner's Guide To Gilts
New Issues, Take-Over Bids, Rights And Scrip Issues
Your Share Portfolio
Proshare -Products And Services, Proshare Investor Updates And Useful Addresses
A To Z Of Investment.