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Investments & Securities

  • Reassertion of Control over the Investment Treaty Regimeby Andreas Kulick

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 100.00

    This book identifies a paradigm shift in international investment law and enquires into how states reassert control over investment treaties. more...

  • The Breaking Pointby James Dale Davidson; Bill Bonner

    Humanix Books 2016; US$ 30.00

    "Picketty (the rich get richer), Gordon (the important innovations are already behind us), Tainter (it's too complicated) all have theories about why the 21st century is such a disappointment. James Dale Davidson connects the dots...but more dotsand more unexpected dotsthan perhaps anyone." From the Foreword by BILL BONNER , coauthor of International... more...

  • Kostentransparenz im institutionellen Asset Managementby Uwe Rieken; Volker Braunberger; Oliver Dräger

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 26.62

    Dieses Buch gibt einen Überblick über verschiedenste Kostenfaktoren im institutionellen Asset Management in Deutschland, angefangen von der Asset Manager-Fee über Transaktions- & FX-Kosten bis hin zu den Verwahrstellenkosten. Darüber hinaus wird ein Blick ?über den Tellerrand? gewagt, um ähnliche Diskussionen zu Kosten in den Niederlanden, der... more...

  • Speculationby Stuart Banner

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 19.99

    Stuart Banner's Speculation is a history of the practice and of Americans' fraught efforts to draw the line between "good" investment and "bad" gambling. more...

  • Food Security and Sustainabilityby George Mergos; Marina Papanastassiou

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 105.63

    This edited volume brings together contributions from experts on a range of food security issues, and examines them through a number of case studies. A Millennium Development goal and important policy concern, food security is experiencing renewed interest due to globalisation, which has led to population affluence, changing consumption, and production... more...

  • Real Estate in Italyby Guido Abate; Giuditta Losa

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 25.00

    This in-depth case study evaluates the recent evolution of the Italian real estate market, which has lately been subject to two interlocking phenomena: a serious devaluation of physical assets and, at the same time, a deep legislative innovation of the vehicles investing in this asset class. The novelty of the legal framework of some of the Italian... more...

  • High Returns from Low Riskby Pim van Vliet; Jan de Coning

    Wiley 2016; US$ 27.95 US$ 24.50

    For generations investors have believed that risk and return are inseparable. But is this really true? In High Returns from Low Risk , Pim van Vliet, founder and fund manager of multi-billion Conservative Equity funds at Robeco and expert in the field of low-risk investing, combines the latest research with stock market data going back to 1929 to... more...

  • Managing Risk in Reinsuranceby Niels Viggo Haueter; Geoffrey Jones

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 89.99

    Reinsurance was a global business from the start the method of spreading and balancing risks in international markets. But this also meant that reinsurance was more heavily exposed to global trends than many other industries. This book gives detailed accounts on how reinsurers dealt with all these challenges. more...

  • Entrepreneurship in Financeby Henri Arslanian

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 73.94

    Thinking of launching your own hedge fund? Want to learn more about the different steps involved in setting up and scaling a hedge fund? Want to understand what are the global best practices in order to grow your existing hedge fund and attract institutional investors?  This book is the first hands-on publication to set out in concrete and practical... more...

  • New Perspectives on the Bank-Firm Relationshipby Paola Ferretti

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 105.63

    This book analyses the connections between the banking industry in Europe and the companies it finances. Ferretti specifically studies how these bonds have evolved over time and questions whether now is the time for a change in the relationship?s dynamics. Chapters discuss the role of bank lending in firms? financing during the recent financial crisis,... more...