Investment Management

A Modern Guide to Security Analysis and Stock Selection

  • Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti
  • Ramanna Vishwanath

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction to securities markets and investment management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. S. R. Vishwanath
      Pages 1-9
    3. Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti
      Pages 13-29
  3. Financial Theories

  4. Financial Statements and Equity Prices

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti, S.R. Vishwanath
      Pages 109-137
    3. S.R. Vishwanath
      Pages 139-154
    4. Ignacio Vélez-Pareja, Joseph Tham
      Pages 155-223
  5. Valuation models

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti
      Pages 227-239
    3. S.R. Vishwanath
      Pages 261-281
    4. S.R. Vishwanath
      Pages 283-297
    5. Thadavillil Jithendranathan
      Pages 299-318
  6. Equity Options

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ravishankar Mateti
      Pages 321-357

About this book


Sound investment decisions require an in-depth knowledge of the financial markets and available financial instruments. This book provides students and professionals with an understanding of the role and activities of an equity security analyst within the investment process. Emphasis is on understanding the process of analyzing companies, the valuation process, and the challenges of achieving success in a highly competitive capital market. The authors present a comprehensive compendium on the financial theory, the empirical evidence and the mathematical tools that form the underlying principles of investment decisions.


Arbitrage Pricing Theory Asset Pricing Behavioral Finance Credit Derivatives Derivatives Finance Financial Market Financial Markets Hedge Fund Hedge Funds Investment Mutual Funds Options Portfolio Portfolio Management

Editors and affiliations

  • Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti
  • Ramanna Vishwanath

There are no affiliations available

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-88801-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-88802-4
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