New to the world of investing and not sure what to read to learn more?

Here is a list of books that will give you an excellent grounding and get you started in the world of investing – learn about momentum investing, combining fundamental and technical analysis, thinking in probabilities and adopting a winner’s mindset from a range of well respected and experienced Australian and US investors and traders.


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The Barefoot Investor

From the Barefoot investor, learn how to create an entire financial plan that is so simple you can sketch it on the back of a serviette.

The Intelligent Investor

A widely acclaimed book on value investing from Benjamin Graham, Warren Buffet’s mentor.

Trade Like a Stock Market Wizard

Don’t let the title fool you – this book will suit both the trader and investor and focuses on trend following in growth stocks combined with fundamental analysis.


Discover how to value the best stocks and buy them for less than they’re worth. This book by Roger Montgomery sets out three simple steps to value investing.