Searchers on Wall Street:
Professionals Share Their Online Research Secrets
Newest “Super Searchers” Edition
Reveals the Online Strategies of Leading Financial Researchers
September 6, 2000 — CyberAge Books, an imprint of Information Today,
Inc. (ITI), has announced the publication of Amelia Kassel’s Super Searchers
on Wall Street: Top Investment Professionals Share Their Online Research
Secrets. The book is the third volume in the “Super Searchers” series
edited by noted cybrarian Reva Basch.
Through her probing
interviews, investor, author, educator, entrepreneur, and online searcher
Kassel reveals the online secrets of 10 leading financial industry researchers.
These researchers explain how information professionals find and analyze
market and industry data, as well as how online information is used by
brokerages, stock exchanges, investment banks, and experienced investors
to make critical investment decisions.
The book covers:
According to the publisher,
Searchers on Wall Street is for serious investors who want to use online
research as part of their investment strategy. It directs readers to key
electronic resources, demystifies financial industry jargon, reveals the
hands-on research techniques of top investment professionals, and provides
inspired insight into the trends that will revolutionize investment research
in the years ahead.
strategies used by investment industry insiders
Online databases and
techniques used by major corporations, stock exchanges, investment banks,
and personal investors
resources used by investment managers to make decisions on behalf of the
Web sites and sources
used by strategic consultants and leading Wall Street firms
and negotiation issues that investment professionals face every day
Different ways to
use SEC filings—a critical source of investment information
Series Web Page Adds Value
As a reader bonus,
The Super Searchers Web Page features a periodically updated, growing
collection of links to subject-specific Web resources recommended by the
world’s leading online searchers, including those cited by the experts
interviewed in Super Searchers on Wall Street.
is president and owner of MarketingBASE, a leading information brokerage
specializing in market research, competitive intelligence, and worldwide
business information. Kassel, who earned a master's degree in Library Science
from University of California, Los Angeles in 1971, combines an in-depth
knowledge of information sources and electronic databases with business
and marketing strategies. She has taught for more than 12 years at the
graduate level and currently teaches a course on “How to Conduct Internet
Research for Competitive and Market Intelligence” at the University of
California, Berkeley Extension Marketing Program. Kassel also operates
the Information Broker Mentor Program, a distance education program used
by independent and corporate researchers worldwide (on the Web at http://www.marketingbase.com).
Searchers on Wall Street
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