293
Index
hangers-on 206
Hardy, Thomas, The Mayor of
Casterbridge 122–3
hedge funds 175–84, 232
pension funds v. 182–3
hedgers 147
herding 214, 249
high growth companies/stocks 64,
67–8, 198
high growth portfolio 197, 198
high net worth (HNW) investors
221
Hoover 68
hot money 166, 167–8
housing bubble 251, 252, 259–60
Hunt, Nelson Bunker 150
Hunt, William Herbert 150
hyper-ination 74–5, 171–2, 244
idle rich 203
impaired loans 262
income
balance between growth and
197–8
investment for 11–12, 14
steady from bonds 32, 82, 90
income/conservative growth
portfolio 197, 198
income portfolio 197–8
income statement 96–7
India 27, 121
Industrial Revolution 238
ination 74–5, 121, 244
and bond prices 130
and currency 167–8, 171–2
hyper-ination 74–5, 171–2, 244
measuring 244
and real return 19, 171–2
recovery 243
inheritors 203
initial margin 148
initial public offerings (IPOs) 56,
177–8
insider trading 273–4
institutional investors 54–5, 89,
221
pension funds 54–5, 82, 89,
182–3
institutional personalities 199
insurance 179–82
cycle 181–2
interest, compounding 9–11
interest expense 103–4
interest rates 9–10, 11, 252
bond prices and 129–30
cuts and stimulation of demand
239–40
discount factor as opposite of
compounding interest rate
127–8
negative 240
time value of money 75–6
internet shares 8–9, 185–92
investment banks
areas of business 54
back, front and middle ofce
69–70, 118
fund management divisions
183
and hedge funds 178–9
middlemen business 54–6
separation from retail banks 251
speculation on derivatives 136
investment club, doctors’ 204–5
investment grade bonds 91, 92
investment questionnaire 196–9
investors 17
attitudes to risk 14, 196–9, 203,
205, 253–4
emotions see emotions
proling 199–207
types of 11–14, 61

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