Corporate Report (2)

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Corporate Report (2)

  1. 1. Corporate report<br />Done by:<br />KayanAlSarraj<br />Sarah Aliyan<br />Supervised by:<br />Mr. BayanAbuShabaan<br />
  2. 2. Definition<br />Corporate financial reporting is a series of activities that allows companies to record operating data and report accurate accounting statements at the end of each month and quarter.<br />
  3. 3. Importance<br />Corporate financial reporting is an important function because it enables organizations to present accurate accounting statements<br />It helps firms conform to international financial reporting standards and U.S. generally accepted accounting principles.<br />
  4. 4. Report types<br />Balance Sheet<br /> <br />A corporate balance sheet is also known as a statement of financial condition or statement of financial position. It provides information about a company's assets, liabilities and equity capital<br />
  5. 5. Report types<br />Income Statement<br /> <br />An organization's income statement is an important report on which investors, financial analysts and corporate business partners rely to measure a company's economic health. <br />
  6. 6. Report types<br />Cash Flow Statement<br /> <br />A cash flow statement indicates liquidity movements within a company's operations. In other words, the report tells the tale of the company's cash payments and receipts over a period of time. <br />
  7. 7. Report types<br />Equity Statement<br />Also known as a statement of retained earnings, a corporate equity statement provides insight into the ownership of a company. In short, the report helps identify who owns the company. <br />
  8. 8. SEC requirements<br />Require companies to disclose specific details of securities offerings and operations.<br />Form 10-K, is required annually from US public companies and contains extended financials and other details about company operations.<br />
  9. 9. How to Write a Corporate Report<br />Identify the audience for your report and its purpose. <br />Find out if your organization has a required format for corporate reports and use it.<br />Collect the data needed to write all sections of the report.<br />Create a list of key points for each report section. <br />
  10. 10. How to Write a Corporate Report<br />Draft each section of the report. <br />Write a summary or abstract and a conclusion. <br />Read the entire report for clarity and consistency<br />Ask someone to review the report for grammar and readability.<br />Edit the corporate report using feedback from reviewers.<br />
  11. 11. Users of corporate reports:<br />Corporate report is relevant to the company's shareholders, whose concern is with profit figures<br />Also its important for auditors<br />External users like banks <br />
  12. 12. Thank you <br />

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