CFA LEVEL 1- Corporate Finance

Regular price Rs.4,499.00

Basic Info : Corporate Finance
Level : CFA LEVEL 1 
Commitment  : 12 hour (6 sessions of 2 hours each)
Language : English
Schedule Date : To Be Announced Soon

What Will I Learn

When you are done with this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the framework for analyzing corporate governance and stakeholder management.
  • Enhance your investment decision-making techniques.
  • Attain knowledge about capital budgeting and the assessment of capital investments
  • Learn practical techniques to estimate a company’s or project’s cost of capital


Corporate Governance and ESG- An Introduction

  • Corporate Governance
  • Company’s stakeholder groups and their interests
  • Stakeholder management
  • Mechanisms to manage stakeholder relationships and mitigate associated risks

Corporate Governance and ESG

  • Board of directors and its committee
  • Factors affecting stakeholder relationship and corporate governance
  • Benefits from effective corporate governance and stakeholder management
  • Factors relevant to the analysis of corporate governance and stakeholder management
  • Environmental and social considerations in investment analysis

Capital Budgeting- I

  • Capital Budgeting process and categories of capital projects
  • Basic principles of Capital Budgeting
  • Evaluation and selection of capital projects and its effect on various factors
  • Calculate and interpret net present value (NPV), internal rate of return (IRR), payback period, discounted payback period, and profitability index (PI) of a single capital project
  • Compare the NPV and IRR methods when evaluating independent and mutually exclusive projects, and describe the problems associated with each of the evaluation methods
  • Relations among an investment's NPV, company value, and share price.

Cost of Capital- I

  • Calculate and interpret the weighted average cost of capital (WACC) of a company
  • How taxes affect the cost of capital from different capital sources
  • The use of target capital structure in estimating WACC and how target capital structure weights may be determined
  • How the marginal cost of capital and the investment opportunity schedule are used to determine the optimal capital budget
  • The marginal cost of capital's role in determining the net present value of a project
  • Calculate and interpret the cost of debt capital using the yield-to-maturity approach and the debt-rating approach;
  • Calculate and interpret the cost of non-callable, nonconvertible preferred stock;
  • Calculate and interpret the cost of equity capital using the capital asset pricing model approach, the dividend discount model approach, and the bond-yield-plus risk-premium approach;
  • Calculate and interpret the beta and cost of capital for a project;
  • Uses of country risk premiums in estimating the cost of equity;
  • Describe the marginal cost of capital schedule, explain why it may be upward-sloping with respect to additional capital, and calculate and interpret its break-point
  • Treatment of flotation costs

Measures of Leverage

  • Explain Leverage, Business Risk, sales risk, operating risk and financial risk
  • Calculate and interpret the degree of operating leverage, the degree of financial leverage and the degree of total leverage
  • Effect of financial leverage on a company’s net income and return on equity
  • Breakeven quantity of sales and determine the company’s net income at various sales levels
  • Operating breakeven quantity of sales

Working Capital Management

  • Primary and secondary sources of liquidity and factors influencing a company’s liquidity position
  • Compare a company’s liquidity measure with its peer companies
  • Working capital effectiveness of a company based on its operating and cash conversion cycles
  • Comparable yields on various securities, compare portfolio returns against a standard benchmark
  • Evaluate a company’s short term investment policy guidelines
  • Choices of short term funding available to a company and recommend a financing method

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