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15 books you must read if you want to work on Wall Street

Mention Ayn Rand or Sun Tzu and you're likely to elicit the NSFW version of the eye roll. And forget about Machiavelli. A Zagat's restaurant guide would do more for your banking career than The Prince (although you should still read it).<p>So, I canvased my library and checked in with a few old …

Bruce Greenwald; Deep Value Investing In Juniors

<b>Bruce Greenwald: The Death Of Manufacturing; Deep Value Investing In Juniors by John Chew, CSInvesting</b><p><b>Prof. Greenwald on competitive advantage, the</b> …

Meditations to Use for Stress Relief

Meditations have tremendous benefits for stress management and overall health. While there are many different meditations that are effective, each …

Amid 'Brexit' selloff, some fund managers are bargain shopping | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Britain’s unexpected decision to leave the European Union spurred a global stock market selloff that has inspired some opportunistic U.S. investors to move in the opposite direction.<p>A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) after the opening bell in New …

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 11 Things Every Single Day

Try them. They work. (If you can't trust science, what can you trust?)<p>Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver.<p>While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve …

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Jim Rogers on China and commodities – lessons for forever

That's one of the messages of legendary investor Jim Rogers, who I spoke with a few months ago (you can read the full interview here). In the early 1970s, Rogers co-founded the Quantum Fund, one of the world's most successful hedge funds. After generating returns of 4,200 percent over ten years, he …

These are the biggest risks to the global economy

"It's (2016) going to be a period of very uneven and hesitant growth," said Eswar Prasad, Senior Professor of Trade Policy at Cornell University and Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. U.S. growth looks reliable, along with the U.K., India and a handful of others. "But by and large, a very …

The 15 Best Men’s Watches Under $150

Bertucci 11041 DX3<p><b>Field Marshal:</b> Using a battery to power the Japanese quartz movement is usually an aspect we try to avoid, but the on-board power …

Failure In The Doha Oil Talks Sets The Scene For Wholesale Political And Market Drama

Now for some real pain in the oil industry.<p>Failure yesterday in the Qatari capital of Doha to deliver a sugar-hit in the form of an oil-production freeze means that companies and countries which are heavily exposed to oil now have no choice but to wait for the market to do its work.<p>Bankruptcy, in …

SAM ZELL: We're in the 9th inning of this cycle

Zell struck a relatively more optimistic tone Wednesday morning at New York University's annual REIT Symposium — saying that while he thought his prediction was "realistic" at the time, the U.S. economy "at the moment is doing pretty well."<p>But there is also global economic uncertainty to account …

The Best Grooming Products For a Dry Face

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10 Best Dividend Stocks to Own for Safe Retirement Income

Hunting for the best dividend stocks for retirement is not easy, you can find 20 of them in this Conservative Retirees dividend portfolio. Record low …

10 Simple Steps to Becoming a Networking Pro

Here's how to make the connections that can accelerate your career.<p>Are you looking for a new job, new customers, new investors, or new opportunities? You likely know that networking is one of the best ways to find them. Unfortunately, if you're like most people, networking doesn't come that …

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The Central Bank Playbook From Here

The World Is Turning Japanese

Nearly a year ago, Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda described the unlikely inspiration behind Japan’s unprecedented monetary stimulus: Peter …

This is what's really wrong with oil

The ongoing oil price collapse is having a severely negative impact on the wealth of those who own oil reserves. Western oil companies and OPEC member states, however, aren't so worried about oil reserves in the ground.<p>The number one problem is oil on the surface.<p>Supply far outstrips current …

Don't Panic! "Experts" Agree - This Is Not 2008

<i>Submitted by Pater Tenebrarum via Acting-Man.com,</i><b>Experts Agree: It Is Not 2008</b>If someone were to ask us what year it was, we would probably politely …

This is your not so gentle reminder why you should own bonds

Depending on what you own, "bouncing" may be putting it mildly. If you own only stocks, the "bounce" may feel more like a "thud".<p>According to Bloomberg data, the S&P 500 Index - which is the leading indicator of large cap U.S. stocks - is down 9.64 percent this year, as of February 8. If you take …

Wenn der Markt Rabatt gewährt

Wird es an der Börse ungemütlich, kommt die Zeit der Value-Investoren: Sie suchen nach unterbewerteten Firmen.<p>Nach dem Krach beginnt die …

Simplify Your Stock Research Process And K.I.S.S. Your Worries Goodbye

I believe that many investors complicate their stock research process through attempting to be too precise, especially with their future forecasts

The 51 best people in European finance to follow on Twitter

But cut through the crazy people, and it can be an incredibly useful tool, especially if you're involved in the world of finance.<p>Some of the biggest players in Europe's financial sector often take to Twitter to express their opinions, discuss markets, and share charts, graphs, and interesting …

Natural Gas Prices Signaling Oil Bottom for Investors

By EconMatters<b></b> <b>Natural Gas Prices Bottomed</b> Everyone is trying to figure when the oil markets will bottom. Well lost in all the crazy action in markets …

Analysts hold high hopes for Apple even as stock dives | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple’s stock slump of almost 20 percent over the past month has exposed a widening divide between investors and the sell-side analysts who cover the iPhone maker.<p>An Apple logo hangs above the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York …

Excel is the go-to tool for finance professionals and these courses can give you an expert-level understanding

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Shutterstock Microsoft Excel can be one of the most powerful tools on your computer if you know how to use it. For the lay person, a …

Best Men's Colognes - 30 Of The Greatest Fragrances Ever

It’s men’s cologne time, baby. Now that we’re well into the year, we’re due for another round-up of the best scents for men. This year’s selection …

Saures vom Zuckerhut und aus Russland

Startseite<p>Investments für Mutige: Saures vom Zuckerhut und aus Russland<p><b>Brasilien und Russland stecken in einer schweren wirtschaftlichen Krise.</b> …

9 favorite stocks for investors playing a 2016 oil rebound

Is it different this time? That’s the big question for investors looking to make a lot of money on a rebound of oil prices that could manifest, in a …

The best index funds for 2016

While much is written about individual stocks, index funds offer investors a simple way to diversify their portfolios. Broad-based ETFs that track the whole market are extremely popular, but ETFs that focus on individual sectors or industries can be used by investors to bet on a particular trend …