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FNB 145 - Corporate Finance

Code Start Date Duration Venue
FNB 145 15 July 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
FNB 145 12 August 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
FNB 145 09 September 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
FNB 145 07 October 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
FNB 145 04 November 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
FNB 145 02 December 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

In today’s turbulent business environment, successful finance professionals need to be well equipped to make increasingly complex and challenging operating, investing and financing decisions. This 5 day Corporate Finance training course is focusing on the knowledge and skills necessary for making sound financial decisions in today's dynamic world. Making a sound financial decision requires skills and understanding of the underlying problem. All businesses are becoming more complex in structure due to rapid changes in technology, intense competition, and challenging strategic choices. A company's relationships with potential investors and partners are now becoming more demanding than ever. Hence, the managers are required to be fully equipped with a higher standard of appraisal and a greater focus on value creation than has been the case in the past.

Course Objectives

  • Making (and/or) contributing to strategic financial decisions
  • Evaluating the most efficient finance options available
  • Analyzing capital investment and financing decisions using appropriate discount rates
  • Using the consistent application of Payback, ARR, NPV, Discounted Payback, IRR and MIRR using Excel® and provide recommendations for action
  • Identifying the key success factors / critical factors, investment opportunities and threats within their sector
  • Making decisions in a competitive environment

Who Should Attend?

  • Finance professionals
  • Finance managers
  • Corporate controllers
  • Financial controllers
  • Treasury professionals
  • Chief accountants
  • Accounting managers
  • Senior accountants

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • The Role & Scope of Corporate Financial Management
  • Managing International Trade including: Methods of Payment such as Letters of Credit, Collections
  • Benefits & Risks
  • The Objective of the Organisation and Stakeholder’s Needs
  • The Financial Environment Post Banking Crisis
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Corporate Governance

Day 2

  • Long-Term Sources of Finance
  • Types of Equity Capital
  • Types of Debt: The Optimum Capital Structure / Leverage – Equity or Debt?
  • Types of Debt: Weighted Cost of Capital (WACC) and The Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM)
  • Calculating Your WACC and CAPM
  • When & How to Use WACC and CAPM
  • The Dividend Decision
  • Short-Term Sources of Finance

Day 3

  • Establishing the Forecast Cash Flows
  • International Issues, e.g. Exchange Rate Risk
  • International Issues, e.g. Transfer Payments
  • Evaluating the Capital Investment Decision using:
  • Payback
  • Accounting Rate of Return (ARR)
  • Net Present Value (NPV)
  • Internal Rate of Return (IRR)
  • Analyzing the Investment Decision using:  What if Analysis, Sensitivity Analysis, emulation

Day 4

  • Identifying Financial Risks, Internal (SWOT Analysis) & External (PESTLE Analysis)
  • Measuring Financial Risk
  • Developing and Implementing a Risk Management Strategy
  • Establishing a Treasury Department
  • Treasury and Risk Management Techniques

Day 5

  • Corporate and Financial Strategy
  • Growth Strategies
  • Joint Ventures, Merger, & Acquisitions: Valuation & Risks & Benefits
  • Financing a Merger or Acquisition
  • Capital Reconstruction or Restructure