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AUTHORS: Madura, Jeff - ©2013
Gain a clear understanding of why financial markets exist, how financial institutions serve these markets, and what services those institutions offer with the proven conceptual framework and clear presentation in this best-selling FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS ABRIDGED 10E. This leading text emphasizes the securities traded by and the scope of participation of financial institutions within each market. You gain an understanding of the management, performance, and regulatory aspects of financial institutions and explore the functions of the Federal Reserve System, the major debt and equity security markets, and the derivative security market. Known for its timely examples and practical applications, this edition emphasizes current financial reform with updates that reflects the most recent financial changes, developments and trends in today’s financial industry. Clear learning features, such as new online research assignments and "Using the Wall Street Journal" further reinforce the practical use of key concepts. Each new copy of this edition includes a discount coupon for Stock-Trak Global Portfolio Simulations Gold Service – the online trading simulation created specifically for classrooms to give you the opportunity to buy and sell stocks, bonds, mutual funds, options, and more using hypothetical brokerage accounts. Count on FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS, 10E for the support you need for success in your course and the financial world beyond.
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