Books I Recommend

Books SGYI Recommends

The Five Rules of Successful Stocks Investing

This book got me really serious about investing where I learnt everything about stocks investing and how to pick the right stocks. This book is not for the faint-hearted. Suitable for those who like in-depth stuffs and really like to learn about investing

Available on: Amazon

The Richest Man In Babylon

This book blew me away with its story telling way on the subject of thrift, financial planning, and personal wealth. In language as simple as that found in the Bible, these fascinating and informative stories set you on a sure path to prosperity and its accompanying joys. This is the book that holds the secrets to keeping your money—and making more. May they prove for you, as they have proven for millions of others, a sure key to gratifying financial progress.

Available on: Amazon

How an Economy Grows and Why It Crashes

This is an entertaining book which tells a story about how an economy grows and then crashes. For those who love to learn about economics, this book will let you understand it in a simple and unconventional way, instead of telling you the boring theories. How an Economy Grows and Why it Crashes uses illustration, humour, and accessible storytelling to explain complex topics of economic growth and monetary systems. I enjoyed this book a lot.

Available on: Amazon

Value Investing in Growth Companies: How to Spot High Growth Businesses and Generate 40% to 400% Investment Returns

This is an amazing book written in a Singapore context. You'll learn all about value investing and how to spot high growth businesses. I learnt a lot about investing through this book. The authors use real life listed companies and explain their investment thesis clearly. I'm sure you will pick up a lot of stuff about value investing in this book.

Available on: Amazon


  1. Thanks for sharing this list. I have been through - The Five Rules of Successful Stocks Investing. It is a wonderful book. Very useful for any stock trader.

    1. Hi Vineeta,

      Glad you find this list useful. All these books had an impact on me when I first started to learn so thought might be good to share it out.