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Promontory Reading List

Industry Flavour

A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton Gordon Malkiel

Flash Boys by Michael Lewis


When Genius Failed: The Rise and Fall of Long-Term Capital Management by Roger Lowenthal

Market Wizards: Interviews with Top Traders by Jack D. Schwager

Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World
by Adam Tooze

Equities and Valuation

Damodaran on Valuation: Security Analysis for Investment and Corporate Finance
by Aswath Damodaran

Valuation: Measuring and Managing the Value of Companies
Textbook by McKinsey & Company

The Little Book of Valuation: How to Value a Company, Pick a Stock and Profit
by Aswath Damodaran

One Up on Wall Street
by John Rothchild and Peter Lynch


Little Book of Common Sense Investing: The Only Way to Guarantee Your Fair Share of Stock Market Returns
by John C. Bogle

How the Economic Machine Works by Ray Dalio 

What works on Wall Street
by James O'Shaughnessy

The Little Book that Still Beats the Market by Joel Greenblatt

The Intelligent Investor
by Benjamin Graham

FICC and Derivatives

The Bond Book,Everything Investors Need to Know About Treasuries, Municipals, GNMAs, Corporates, Zeros, Bond Funds, Money Market Funds, and More by Annette Thau

The Money Market by Marcia Stigum

The Handbook of Fixed Income Securities by Frank J. Fabozzi

Options, Futures and Other Derivatives by John C. Hull


Option Volatility & Pricing: Advanced Trading Strategies and Techniques by Sheldon Natenberg

Quantitative Finance

A Primer for the Mathematics of Financial Engineering by Dan Stefanica


Quantitative Strategies for Achieving Alpha: The Standard and Poor's Approach to Testing Your Investment Choices
by Richard Tortoriello

Quantitative Trading: How to Build Your Own Algorithmic Trading Business by Ernie Chan

Quantitative Value: A Practitioner's Guide to Automating Intelligent Investment and Eliminating Behavioral Errors
by Tobias E. Carlisle and Wesley Gray

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