Recommended Reading

Here are a list of books that BlueShare recommends, for investors new and old.


0060555661 Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing – A Book of Practical Counsel 
Benjamin Graham

The stock market bible ever since its original publication in 1949.

0273781340 Investing Demystified: How to Invest Without Speculation and Sleepless Nights (Financial Times Series) 
Lars Kroijer

This tells you everything you need to know – and everything that you don’t need to worry about – in order to make the most from your investments.

1292005076 The Financial Times Guide to Investing: The Definitive Companion to Investment and the Financial Markets (The FT Guides) 
Glen Arnold

This investing classic will give you everything you need to choose your shares with skill and confidence.

0071703071 Financial Shenanigans: How to Detect Accounting Gimmicks & Fraud in Financial Reports, Third Edition 
Howard M. Schilit

Since the early 1990s, Financial Shenanigans has been helping investors unearth deceptive financial reporting at the most critical time before they suffer major losses.

0857194135 The Naked Trader: How Anyone Can Make Money Trading Shares by Robbie Burns, 4th edition, 2014 
Robbie Burns

Written in plain English, packed with real-life trading examples and full of candid advice

1906659230 The Naked Trader’s Guide to Spread Betting: A guide to making money from shares in up or down markets 
Robbie Burns

A beginner’s book all about spread betting, and how to do it

1847940986 Dark Pools: The rise of A.I. trading machines and the looming threat to Wall Street 
Scott Patterson

Dark Pools is the pacy, revealing, and profoundly chilling tale of how global markets have been hijacked by trading robots

0141981032 Flash Boys                                                                                                                                     
Michael Lewis

This best seller lucidly explains the hidden world of high frequency trading


Please note that BlueShare is an Amazon Associate and we receive a commission for every time a purchase is made through one of the above links.  Even if this weren’t the case, we would still recommend each of these books for anyone wishing to improve their knowledge of how the markets operate.