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Advantages: Humorous,whilst covering the subject matter well.
Disadvantages: Some of the Companies analysed in the first edition are in serious decline.

...This is one of those classic books which leaves one thinking “Wow! I wish I’d read that before embarking on my investment career.” For the benefit of the uninitiated the authors, David Berger and David & Tom Gardner, are collectively known as the “Mo ...

AENEAS 05.10.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The Motley Fool UK Investment Guide - David Berger, Bruce Jackson

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Confused about buying shares - not after you read this book

Advantages: Very insightful for anyone thats confused about buying shares and investments in general
Disadvantages: The autors' humour gets to a little boring after a while!

...I found this book extremely useful as a guide to investing in stocks and shares. The authors advocate a style of investment based on buying a stock and holding it for the long-term. They show a very simple technique of buying shares once a year, in 5 co ...

Pretender 16.08.2000 · Read full review
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A fantastic Read

Advantages: Humourous
Disadvantages: none

...This is an absolutely fantastic book for anyone who is interested in making money. It shows you how to invest in the stock market to make huge gains. It is not a get rich quick book, however, and the techniques they use are designed for long-term investor ...

racheldarcy 17.08.2001 · Read full review
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The book

Advantages: Incredibly witty and intelligent.
Disadvantages: The author is so clever that you need to read the book more than once to grasp all meanings

The book is a hugely imformative, but compact resource which aided me greatly in understanding investments and their financial and social implications. I would suggest that a new-version is published as some of the companies suggested with in the book ...

sinclaircorporation 24.07.2006 · Read full review
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All you need to know about strategy

Advantages: Simple digest of all
Disadvantages: Text can be a bit annoying and self-congratulatory

Smart Things to Know About Strategy by Richard Koch and published by Capstone Publishing Limited is a useful source for those, like me, keen to obtain a grip on the world of strategy. The book is packed with examples and good quotes and seeks to summar ...

jacksj 26.07.2000 · Read full review
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