Written for both securities professionals and individual investors, whether domestic or in other countries, this new edition clearly explains the core of underwritings, new and established trading markets, transaction processing, margin, and more--while providing critical insights into the most recent wave of industry changes.
David M. Weiss, a veteran securities professional, traces the entire process of buying or selling a security, from order management to transaction processing to the final posting on the firm's books and records. He covers the specialized attributes of each function in a typical brokerage firm, as well as their relationships with commercial banks, transfer agents, clearing corporations, and depositories.
After the Trade Is Made is the definitive resource for anyone eager to understand and confidently navigate the vast and often surprising world of securities.
- ISBN-13: 9781591841272
- ISBN-10: 1591841275
- Publisher: Portfolio
- Publish Date: August 2006
- Page Count: 509
- Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
- Dimensions: 9.04 x 6.34 x 1.66 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.68 pounds