In nanotech and 'small technologies' the rolling boom and bust cycles are set to begin. Who will win? Why will most investors lose, while a few make fortunes? Darrell Brookstein takes investors, scientists, entrepreneurs, executives and venture capitalists on a wild, but insightful and practical ride through the world of nanotech investing. Without the usual hype that typifies nanotech writing, Brookstein explains the never before revealed flies in the ointment that could relieve thousands of investors of their hard earned cash. In an anecdote-filled, informally entertaining style, Brookstein illuminates winning strategies for every market participant in this tiny niche market that is poised to explode with dynamic investment opportunity. He clearly explains the winning strategies and exposes the common methods that will lead to financial disaster.
Table of Contents
Science Fiction vs. Science Fact; The Illusive Killer Application; The Nanotech Road Map 2005-2030; How to Analyse Nanotech Companies Like a Pro; Booms and Busts -- Getting in on the Ground Floor; The Most Lucrative Nanotech Investments; Avoid Losing Strategies; Secret Tactics You Will Never Hear From Your Broker; Angels, VCs, Investment Bankers, or the IPO Envy Game; Promoters, Newsletter Writers, Crooks and Scoundrels; Modelling the Winners; Trading Nanotech Stocks for Short-Term Profits; Playing the Inevitable Busts; Sell Them Picks and Shovels; Six Steps to a Nanotech Fortune; Beyond Nanotech; Index.