This small book is most useful. The Core Financial Principles in a nutshell. A rigorous approach to fundamental Ideas, avoiding unnecessary complicationsHighly convenient for those who:- Already know about these matters, but they would like to get it refreshed and keep a consulting tool with them - Need to master financial concepts in order to enhance their professional or academic performance - Want to really know what their money & investments are worth. Here is the rationale.The book starts at a basic level for inexpert readers and then moves into the key matters of finance that it is necessary to master. It deals with basic questions on the value over time of money, a correct valuation of different structures of bonds, the discounting and capitalization of different cash flows, methods for NPV (Net present Value), IRR (internal Rate of Return), Pay-back, etc. and the reasoning behind ...