For nearly 20 years, since the emergence of PCs, Lotus 1-2-3, and Microsoft Excel in the 1980’s,
spreadsheet models have been the dominant vehicles for finance professionals in the business world to
implement their financial knowledge. Yet even today, most Corporate Finance textbooks rely on
calculators as the primary tool and have little (if any) coverage of how to build spreadsheet models. This
book fills that gap. It teaches students how to build financial models in Excel.
Basics of Corporate Finance serves as an introductory course for students beginning
their study of finance and financial markets. The ideas and calculations presented in
this workbook serve as the foundation for continued study in the areas related to
corporate finance and the capital and derivative markets. The purpose of this course
is to help the student build a working vocabulary of the financial world and to
understand the basic computations used by analysts working in the corporate finance
Measuring and Managing the Value of Companies
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Strategic Corporate Finance provides a ‘‘real-world’’ application of the
principles of modern corporate finance, with a practical, investment
banking advisory perspective. Building on 15 years of corporate finance
advisory experience, this book serves to bridge the chronic gap between
corporate finance theory and practice. Topics range from weighted average
cost of capital, value-based management and M&A, to optimal capital
structure, risk management and dividend/buyback policy.
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Iwant to express my gratitude to my father, who instilled in
me early in life a love and respect for the power and
irrefutability of mathematics. I would also like to thank all
the coeds with whom I came in contact in college, who convinced
me that there were better ways to spend four years
than doing engineering homework and that one could enjoy
both math and campus life simultaneously. I would like to
thank my father again. As manager of the pension fund for
one of the big three auto makers for many years, he convinced
me that intrinsic company value has little to do with
the nuances of...
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Global Corporate Finance provides students with the practical skills needed to understand global financial problems and techniques. The fifth edition of this essential text emphasizes shareholder value and corporate governance, global strategy, and corporate finance practice. With the addition of 26 new case studies, an enhanced focus on international topics, and increased coverage of emerging markets, the new edition is an indispensable text for undergraduate and graduate students.
Strategic Corporate Finance provides a ‘‘real-world’’ application of the principles of modern corporate finance, with a practical, investment banking advisory perspective. Building on 15 years of corporate finance advisory experience, this book serves to bridge the chronic gap between corporate finance theory and practice. Topics range from weighted average cost of capital, value-based management and M&A, to optimal capital structure, risk management and dividend/buyback policy.
This volume grew out of a study group on corporate governance at the Research
Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI) in 2002. The project was
motivated by a concern to take stock of the changes underway in corporate
governance in Japan. Our feeling was that the conventional understanding about
the Japanese Wrm was increasingly becoming outdated.
Women have made enormous strides in recent decades, as they entered
and rose through the ranks of corporations to attain leadership positions.
Despite these gains, however, and despite the number of women in business
schools, and in lower and middle management positions, the status of
women at the top of corporate America has not increased as expected.
According to the 2006 Census released by Catalyst, a research and advisory
organization that conducts research on women’s career advancement, in
2006 women held just 15.
This material is an introduction to corporate finance. We will discuss the
various responsibilities of the corporation’s financial managers and
show you how to tackle many of the problems that these managers are
expected to solve. We begin with a discussion of the corporation, the financial
decisions it needs to make, and why they are important.
In writing this book, I summoned perspectives and experiences
that extend many years into the past, to the early days of my career. I
drew upon a wealth of knowledge, insights, and wisdom imparted by
an array of people who have helped me grow professionally and per-sonally over the past two decades. The available space in this book and
the limitations of my long-term memory prevent me from recogniz-ing everyone who has had a positive (or at least important) influence
on my development and the formation of the ideas articulated in this
This book provides a clear practical introduction to shareholder value analysis for the marketing professional. It gives them the tools to develop the marketing strategies that will create the most value for business. For top management and CFOs the book explains how marketing generates shareholder value. It shows how top management should evaluate strategies and stimulate more effective and relevant marketing in their companies.
Corporate Finance Demystified offers a comprehensive introduction to corporate finance principles, the time value of money, including present value, amortization schedules, and more. This self-teaching guide comes complete with key points, background information, quizzes at the end of each chapter, and even a final exam.
When we do a benefit-cost analysis, we have to value a range of commodities which are either inputs to or outputs of the project. Some of these commodities are traded (i.e. can be bought or sold on international markets) and some are non-traded (are not bought
or sold in international markets but are only traded domestically).
A thorough understanding of the material in this chapter is critical to understanding material in subsequent chapters. After studying this chapter you will be able to understand: How to determine the future value of an investment made today, how to determine the present value of cash to be received at a future date, how to fi nd the return on an investment, how long it takes for an investment to reach a desired value.
The goal in this chapter is to introduce you to bonds. After studying this chapter you will be able to understand: Important bond features and types of bonds, cond values and yields and why they fluctuate, bond ratings and what they mean, the impact of inflation on interest rates, the term structure of interest rates and the determinants of bond yields.