Geoffrey A. Hirt, Stanley B. Block, Somnath Basu
New York: McGraw-Hill, 2006
369pp, ISBN: 978-0-07-143721-9
This comprehensive reference for financial planners and investment professionals presents a range of tools, and techniques for maximizing returns on their clients’ investments and reduce levels of risk tolerance. It describes ways of diversifying and balancing a portfolio of investments, the types and uses of investment vehicles, types and measures of investment risk, measures of investment returns, portfolio management and measurement concepts, and tax issues.