This is a two part book: Part one is designed as an introduction to the major financial markets with practical advice for those who would also like to start trading or investing and have little or no knowledge of the financial markets. Stocks, Bonds, Futures, Forex and Options are discussed as well as the psychology around trading. The second part of this book provides an introduction to the basic technical financial market indicators. This book speaks candidly about automated trading systems and money managers and is essential for anyone who wants to understand what investing is all about. The author Eric Majors is a financial market analyst with a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado. Mr. Majors is a former U.S. Registered Investment Adviser and Firm owner who served as an officer and director of numerous publicly traded companies and as a principal of an international investment banking firm. He is the inventor of Trade Series Management Theory and the associated TSM financial market software system. Mr. Majors is a certified Consciousness Coach, business adviser, speaker, teacher and author.