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Investing in Credit Hedge Funds: An In-Depth Guide to Building Your Portfolio and Profiting from the Credit Market

Investing in Credit Hedge Funds: An In-Depth Guide to Building Your Portfolio and Profiting from the Credit Market

By: Putri Pascualy

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 05-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 06-FEB-2014

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THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO CREATING A POWERFUL STRATEGY FOR INVESTMENTS IN CREDIT HEDGE FUNDS Following the credit crisis that rocked the global markets, many investors were left with a great sense of unease. However, when faced with historically low interest rates in a world awash with liquidity, they flocked back into the credit market. But this wave of liquidity will soon come to an end. Investors are grappling with their need for return generation while trying to navigate an increasingly volatile credit market. Given its inherent flexibility, the hedge fund structure is...

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24 Deadly Sins of Software Security: Programming Flaws and How to Fix Them

24 Deadly Sins of Software Security: Programming Flaws and How to Fix Them

By: Michael Howard; David LeBlanc; John Viega

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media

Publication Date: 03-SEP-2009

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"What makes this book so important is that it reflects the experiences of two of the industry's most experienced hands at getting real-world engineers to understand just what they're being asked for when they're asked to write secure code. The book reflects Michael Howard's and David LeBlanc's experience in the trenches working with developers years after code was long since shipped, informing them of problems." --From the Foreword by Dan Kaminsky, Director of Penetration Testing, IOActive Eradicate the Most Notorious Insecure Designs and Coding Vulnerabilities Fully updated to cover...

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The Eurodollar Futures and Options Handbook

The Eurodollar Futures and Options Handbook

By: Galen Burghardt

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 23-JUN-2003

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Eurodollar trading volume is exploding, with no end in sight tools phenomenal growth. The Eurodollar Futures and Options Handbook provides traders and investors with the complete range of current research on Eurodollar futures and options, now the most widely traded money market contracts in the world. The only current book on this widely-followed topic, it features chapters written by Eurodollar experts from JP Morgan, Mellon Capital, Merrill Lynch, and other global trading giants, and will quickly become a required reference for all Eurodollar F&O traders and investors. ...

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All About Low Volatility Investing

All About Low Volatility Investing

By: Peter Sander

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 19-NOV-2013

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YOU DON'T HAVE TO TAKE HUGE RISKS TO INVEST SUCCESSFULLY Low volatility investing has been proven to outperform higher risk, volatile growth stock trading and investing over time. In today’s markets, this is exactly what you need to consistently draw returns beyond the risk-free rate--and sleep well at night because you're not worried about your investments! Written in a clear, entertaining style, All About Low Volatility Investing provides a firm foundation on volatility in markets and reveals the knowledge you need to make it work for you instead of against you. This...

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Keynes's Way to Wealth: Timeless Investment Lessons from The Great Economist

Keynes's Way to Wealth: Timeless Investment Lessons from The Great Economist

By: John F. Wasik

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 28-OCT-2013

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“Mr. Wasik’s distillation of how Keynes made--and then remade--his fortune is instructive. And the principles that Keynes followed have stood the test of time. As Mr. Wasik adds, 'The object of investing is to ensure prosperity, not to become obsessed with making money.'" The New York Times John Maynard Keynes indelibly made his mark on global economics... Few people know, however, that he was also a daring, steel-nerved investor who built a multimilliondollar fortune in the stock market while providing financial counsel to the likes of Winston Churchill and FDR. Now,...

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GSEC GIAC Security Essentials Certification All-in-One Exam Guide

GSEC GIAC Security Essentials Certification All-in-One Exam Guide

By: Ric Messier

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media

Publication Date: 09-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 01-FEB-2014

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"All-in-One Is All You Need." Get complete coverage of all the objectives on Global Information Assurance Certification's Security Essentials (GSEC) exam inside this comprehensive resource. GSEC GIAC Security Essentials Certification All-in-One Exam Guide provides learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, this authoritative resource also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. COVERS ALL EXAM TOPICS, INCLUDING: Networking fundamentals ...

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Visualizing Information with Microsoft® Office Visio® 2007

Visualizing Information with Microsoft® Office Visio® 2007

By: David Parker

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media

Publication Date: 26-APR-2007

Insert Date: 01-FEB-2014

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Create and distribute data-connected Microsoft Office Visio diagrams and reports Get full details on the powerful features of Microsoft Office Visio 2007 inside this comprehensive volume. Written by Visio expert David Parker, Visualizing Information with Microsoft Office Visio 2007 demonstrates how to effectively visualize, explore, and communicate complex business information. Learn to use PivotDiagrams, Data Graphics, and Smart Tags, as well as link data to shapes and create meaningful Visio documents and reports. Plus, you'll get vital security information, time-saving tips,...

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The Six Sigma Way: How to Maximize the Impact of Your Change and Improvement Efforts, Second edition, 2nd Edition

The Six Sigma Way: How to Maximize the Impact of Your Change and Improvement Efforts, Second edition, 2nd Edition

By: Peter Pande; Robert Neuman; Roland Cavanaugh

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 29-JAN-2014

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The Definitive Work on Six Sigma—Revised and Fully Updated Upon its publication in 2000, The Six Sigma Way was among the very first books to clearly explain the impressive benefits of Six Sigma’s improvement-driven and customer-centric approach to business leaders and managers. It revealed how GE, Motorola, and other companies used Six Sigma to fine-tune products and processes, improve performance, reduce costs, build customer loyalty, and increase profits. Corporate leaders around the world heeded the call and began implementing the tools of this world-changing performance...

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SAP® Project System Handbook

SAP® Project System Handbook

By: Kieron Dowling

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2008

Insert Date: 24-JAN-2014

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Centralize and Control Enterprise Project Management Plan, execute, and track projects across the entire lifecycle using SAP Project System (PS) and the in-depth information contained in this comprehensive volume. SAP Project System Handbook explains how to configure PS for optimal performance, design structures and networks, create project blueprints, generate cost estimates and materials demands, and use the latest SAP tools. You will find full details on scheduling work, automating and tracking billing and POs, triggering events, and integrating with most other SAP modules. An...

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Study Guide for Technical Analysis Explained Fifth Edition, 5th Edition

Study Guide for Technical Analysis Explained Fifth Edition, 5th Edition

By: Martin J. Pring

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 23-JAN-2014

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The hands-on STUDY GUIDE to Martin Pring's TECHNICAL ANALYSIS classic Technical Analysis Explained is the definitive guide for mastering technical analysis. In this hands-on companion, technical analysis wizard Martin Pring serves as your personal investing coach, taking you step-by-step through his long-proven methods. Packed with hundreds of questions that correspond to chapters and sections throughout the book, Study Guide for Technical Analysis Explained , Fifth Edition, features: Charts and graphs to help you visually digest the concepts presented Full text...

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Understanding Stocks 2E, 2nd Edition

Understanding Stocks 2E, 2nd Edition

By: Michael Sincere

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 16-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-JAN-2014

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THE NEW EDITION OF THE STOCK INVESTING CLASSIC--PACKED WITH STRATEGIES FOR TODAY'S MARKET REALITIES You don't have to be a financial expert to make great money in the stock market. You just need to know the basics of the market, when to invest, and how to avoid being an easy mark for more sophisticated investors. Understanding Stocks , Second Edition, contains all the key material that made the first edition so popular—plus critical new information you need to succeed in a highly transformed investing landscape. This go-to guide shows how to do everything from opening an...

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The Essentials of Risk Management, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

The Essentials of Risk Management, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

By: Michel Crouhy; Dan Galai; Robert Mark

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-JAN-2014

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The definitive guide to quantifying risk vs. return--fully updated to reveal the newest, most effective innovations in financial risk management since the 2008 financial crisis Written for risk professionals and non-risk professionals alike, this easy-to-understand guide helps you meet the increasingly insistent demand to make sophisticated assessments of companies' risk exposure. It provides the latest methods for: Measuring and transferring credit risk Increasing risk-management transparency Implementing an organization-wide Enterprise risk Management (ERM) approach ...

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Stocks for the Long Run 5/E: The Definitive Guide to Financial Market Returns & Long-Term Investment Strategies, 5th Edition

Stocks for the Long Run 5/E: The Definitive Guide to Financial Market Returns & Long-Term Investment Strategies, 5th Edition

By: Jeremy J. Siegel

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-JAN-2014

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The stock-investing classic--UPDATED TO HELP YOU WIN IN TODAY'S CHAOTIC GLOBAL ECONOMY Much has changed since the last edition of Stocks for the Long Run . The financial crisis, the deepest bear market since the Great Depression, and the continued growth of the emerging markets are just some of the contingencies directly affecting every portfolio in the world. To help you navigate markets and make the best investment decisions, Jeremy Siegel has updated his bestselling guide to stock market investing. This new edition of Stocks for the Long Run answers all the...

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The Art of Bank M&A: Buying, Selling, Merging, and Investing in Regulated Depository Institutions in the New Environment

The Art of Bank M&A: Buying, Selling, Merging, and Investing in Regulated Depository Institutions in the New Environment

By: Alexandra Lajoux; Dennis J. Roberts

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

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Up-to-date guidance for conducting a successful M&A for banks and financial institutions The simmering economic climate since the financial crisis faces a front of new competition and sweeping regulatory reforms expected to drive the U.S. banking sector into consolidation in the next ten years. Capitalizing on the upcoming opportunities will take strategically focused preparation. The Art of Bank M&A is the unprecedented guide to mastering the merger and acquisition of a bank and any other financial institution. M&A transactions involving financial businesses take place in a...

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Strategic Value Investing: Practical Techniques of Leading Value Investors

Strategic Value Investing: Practical Techniques of Leading Value Investors

By: Stephen Horan; Robert Johnson; Thomas Robinson

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-JAN-2014

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Benjamin Graham referred to it as his “margin of safety.” Seth Klarman favors it over all other investment methods. Warren Buffett uses it to make millions for his investors. It’s called value investing, and you can make it work wonders for your portfolio. All you need is money to invest, a little patience—and this book. Strategic Value Investing reveals everything you need to know to build a world-class portfolio using value investing as your north star. Written by experts on valuation and financial analysis, this comprehensive guide breaks it all down into an...

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The Cleveland Clinic Way: Lessons in Excellence from One of the World's Leading Health Care Organizations

The Cleveland Clinic Way: Lessons in Excellence from One of the World's Leading Health Care Organizations

By: Toby Cosgrove

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 21-JAN-2014

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This is the future. Join the revolution. Transform your organization the Cleveland Clinic way. "One of the best healthcare systems in the world." President Barack Obama American healthcare is in crisis. It doesn't have to be. There's a revolution going on right now. On the frontiers of medicine, some doctors have developed an approach for treating people that is more effective, more humane, and more affordable. It's an approach to healthcare that has captured the attention of the media and business elite--and the President of the United States. It's all happening at...

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The Brain Bible: How to Stay Vital, Productive, and Happy for a Lifetime

The Brain Bible: How to Stay Vital, Productive, and Happy for a Lifetime

By: John Arden

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 21-JAN-2014

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THE REAL PATH TO BRAIN HEALTH--BASED ON CUTTING-EDGE BRAIN SCIENCE Let's face it: you want to keep your brain in great shape. But But how do you sift through the clutter of information and media coverage in order to find the facts? The Brain Bible One of today's leading experts on brain health, Dr. John Arden tells it straight: There is no single remedy for maintaining sharpmindedness into old age. But there are a lot of things you can do that, over the course of time, will work wonders. It's not about adding one activity or breaking one habit--it's about...

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Technical Analysis Explained, Fifth Edition: The Successful Investor's Guide to Spotting Investment Trends and Turning Points, 5th Edition

Technical Analysis Explained, Fifth Edition: The Successful Investor's Guide to Spotting Investment Trends and Turning Points, 5th Edition

By: Martin J. Pring

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 18-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 21-JAN-2014

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The guide technicians turn to for answers--tuned up to provide an advantage in today's global economy The face of investing has significantly changed in the 30 years since this book's first publication, but one essential component of the markets has not--human behavior. Whether you're trading cornerstone commodities or innovative investment products, observing how investors responded to past events through technical analysis is your key to forecasting when to buy and sell in the future. This fully updated fifth edition shows you how to maximize your profits in today's complex...

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Changing the Sales Conversation: Connect, Collaborate, and Close

Changing the Sales Conversation: Connect, Collaborate, and Close

By: Linda Richardson

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 21-JAN-2014

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CREATE BETTER, MORE EFFECTIVE CONVERSATIONS IN TODAY'S HYPER-DIGITAL WORLD In this era of iPads, iPhones, and apps, sales communications may be growing, but sales conversations are dying--and so are too many sales. Globalization, the explosion in competition, the slow economy, and fast-emerging technologies all have changed buying habits. Salespeople can no longer rely on the traditional sales methodologies. They must change the conversation. A visionary of the consultative sales movement, Linda Richardson has again moved selling forward by reengineering the sales...

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Market-Neutral Trading: Combining Technical and Fundamental Analysis Into 7 Long-Short Trading Systems

Market-Neutral Trading: Combining Technical and Fundamental Analysis Into 7 Long-Short Trading Systems

By: Thomas K. Carr

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

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STOCK TRADING DOESN'T GET ANY EASIER THAN THIS. THE PROVEN TWOFOLD METHOD OF STOCK TRADING THAT HAS EVERYBODY TALKING Believe it or not, anyone can be a successful trader, even if you have no MBA, no financial background, and no interest in business. Bestselling author Thomas Carr (a.k.a. Dr. Stoxx) has developed a trading system so easy to use that virtually anybody can achieve steady growth whether the market is up, down, or sideways. How is this possible? By integrating the two most popular trading approaches--technical and fundamental analysis--into one easy-touse...