Financial Management

Main Topics of Study:

The Construction of Financial Statements:

  • Company Accounts
  • Cash-Flow Statements

Using Accounting Information:

  • Accounting Ratios
  • Accounting Standards

Management Accounting:

  • Marginal Costing
  • Budgeting
  • Capital Investment Appraisal

Sources of Business Finance:

  • Long-term sources of finance
  • Short-term sources of finance

Mergers and Takeovers:

  • Reasons for Growth via Horizontal, Vertical, or Conglomerate Integration
  • Financing of Growth
  • The Construction of Basic Group Accounts

Capital Markets:

  • The Function of Stock Exchanges
  • Share & Bond Issues
  • Rights & Bonus Issues