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GCat: Basic Business
MCat: Finance
Cat: Investing

Advice, guidance, news, tools, reports and other resources for individual investors.

26 Resources
Basics: Asset Backed Securities [pdf] [37313] ?

An overview of the asset-backed securities market

Basics: Bond Market [37320] ?

An introduction to the bond market

Basics: Collateralized Mortgage Obligations [pdf] [37314] ?

An investor's guide to CMO's

Basics: Fixed Income Securities [37318] ?

Fundamentals of fixed income investing

Basics: Foreign Exchange Market [37325] ?

The financial market for the trading of currencies - also called Forex, FX or currency market

Basics: Futures Contract - An Introduction [pdf] [37335] ?

A type of derivative contract

Basics: Hiring Financial Help [37331] ?

What to keep in mind when hiring financial planners, etc.

Basics: List of Traded Commodities [37333] ?

Charts listing commodities, their main exchanges and trading symbols

Basics: Stock Market Primer [37321] ?

Participants in the stock market range from small individual stock investors to large hedge fund traders

Basics: The Essentials of Futures and Options Trading [37324] ?

Types of options, valuation models, risks, trading, the basics of stock options (USA)

Basics: Understanding Asset Allocation [37326] ?

The top things for investors to know

Basics: Collateralized Debt Obligations [37311] ?

CDOs, are created by banks that pool together otherwise unrelated debt-instruments, like bonds, and then sell shares

Basics: Investing in Bonds [13073] ?

An investor's guide to bond basics

Basics: Mortgage Product Primer [pdf] [37312] ?

Explains MBS, CMBS, ABS, CDOs, CLOs

Basics: Silver as an Investment [13079] ?

Understanding silver investment vehicles

Big Charts [13074] ?

Investment charting and research site

Canada: Investing 101 [38525] ?

Articles for the novice investor

CFA Institute [13066] ?

Global professional association for the investment industry

How to Buy Stocks [40668] ?

Getting started series

ICI Mutual Fund Connection [13077] ?

Enhances public understanding of the investment company industry & policy issues that affect it

Investing Answers Education Center [40162] ?

How to invest, financial statement analysis, ratio analysis, technical analysis, stock valuation, etc

Investor Words [13071] ?

Comprehensive financial glossary

Personal Finance Advice [37288] ?

How to design a successful portfolio of investments that work together to help you reach your goals

REITs Guide to Investing [23958] ?

How to invest in REITs

Updated Tools: Currency Tools [13069] ?

Currency converters, historical currency, foreign exchange analysis


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