This course will provide a useful, up to date view of the key issues non specialists need to know regarding the language, terms and practical aspects of the financial issues that are discussed by analysts, financial directors and the media. This one day module covers the financial statements and ratios used in analysing corporate performance.
By using practical examples of real life businesses, the course will enable you to discuss with confidence the financial issues and develop knowledge of the following key areas:
The key features of the profit performance of a business
The various items and terms used in conjunction with the balance sheet (now the Statement of Financial Position)
The importance of a business generating consistent cash flows