Recommended Reading

Markets and Investing

  1. A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton Malkiel.
  2. The Most Important Thing by Howard Marks
  3. The Four Pillars of Investing by William Bernstein.
  4. The Intelligent Asset Allocator by William Bernstein.
  5. Fooled by Randomness by Nassim Taleb.
  6. Against the Gods by Peter Bernstein.

Finance Industry

  1. My Life as a Quant by Emanuel Derman.
  2. When Genius Failed by Roger Lowenstein.
  3. The Big Short by Michael Lewis.
  4. The End of Wall Street by Roger Lowenstein.
  5. Flash Boys by Michael Lewis.
  6. Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist by Roger Lowenstein/
  7. Liar's Poker by Michael Lewis.
  8. The Prize by Daniel Yergin.
  9. The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life by ALice Schroeder.
  10. Hedge Hogs by Barbara Dreyfuss.
  11. Too Big to Fail by Andrew Sorkin.
  12. Fool's Gold by Gillian Tett.
  13. The Quants by Scott Patterson.

Textbooks and Academic Works

  1. Investment Science by David Luenberger.
  2. Options, Futures, and Other Derivatives by John C. Hull.
  3. A Non-Random Walk Down Wall Street by Andrew Lo.
  4. Dynamic Hedging by Nassim Taleb.
  5. The Volatility Smile bu Emaneul Derman, Michael Miller, and David Park.
  6. The Cross Section of Expected Stock Returns by Eugene Famma and Kenneth French.

Professional Development

  1. Quant Job Interview Questions and Answers by Mark Joshi, Nicholas Denson, and Andrew Downes
  2. How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie.
  3. Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman.
  4. The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz.
  5. The Innovator's Dilemma by Clayton Christensen.
  6. The Oz Principle by Roger Connors, Tom Smith, and Craig Hickman.