The American securities market is the largest and most complex in the world. From solid blue chips to
risky junk bonds, everybody can find an appropriate investment opportunity. This book provides an
initial, though thorough, introduction to Wall Street and the other financial markets all across the US.
In 2007, the tax rates on foreign investments will equal the domestic rate. The American market will be
more accessible and will become a central part of American investors’ world. This book is written and
presented in a simple, friendly format, using many examples. Charts and figures accompany the whole
text, making it easily comprehensible.
Familiarity with the American securities market provides tremendous potential that can be used to bring
about real gains