Make the right investment decisionFundamentals of FinancialManagementInvesting is weighing up risks. Heavy risks can impact the For whom?balance sheet negatively. Indeed, numerous factors anduncertainties influence the feasibility and profitability of • You have to deal with questions concerning the feasibilityinvestments. and selection of investments. • You want to launch investment projects from anThat’s why it is useful to have frameworks and methods operational standpoint, yet you don’t have the financialto be able to make informed decisions. As a result, you knowledge to assess their profitability.improve your investment policy in both fixed and currentassets. Your investment processes are well-oiled machines. Added value for you and your companyThis programme introduces concepts such as cashflow, • You will master all the key concepts such as cashflow, netnet working capital, payback and net present value (NPV). working capital, payback and Net Present Value (NPV).The result? You are able to better manage the net capital • You will know the different methods applying toin your company and assess the profitability of your investment policy.investment projects with more accuracy. You make • You will be able to draw up a financial plan just like aninformed decisions as regards investments. And you always expert.maintain an equilibrium in the management of investment- • You will know the complete investment process down tolinked risks. the smallest detail.
" Using interesting case studies, the key principles of financial management are explained in a clear and practical manner. This provides people with limited or no financial background with an exceptionally good foundation! “ Karel Schatteman - Project Manager, Herbosch-Kiere nv Programme design Meet your faculty You will be amazed by our keenness for practice. Departing from well founded • Prof Wouter De Maeseneire is theory, we illustrate it with practice-based examples, case studies and exercises. professor of Corporate Finance. His research focuses on Company We teach you concepts and insights relevant to the financial management of a Valuation, Real Options, Initial Public company. And we let you analyse investments in fixed and current assets. This Offerings (IPO) and Private Equity. is done interactively and always with practical applications in mind. The final integration case is unique in that you will analyse the financial policy and the PRACTICAL INFO investment strategy of a company. You will discuss the case and adjust your findings. The case enables you to put together a targeted financial plan and make Dates and venues strong investment decisions. You will learn not merely from the lectures given 2 days by our faculty. Draw inspiration from your participating colleagues. Interaction Ghent Campus (Dutch): 19, 26 November and exchanging experiences will teach you a great deal. 2012 or Brussels (English): 3, 10 December 2012 You can follow this programme on its own or as part of the complete package or ‘Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers’. Ghent Campus (Dutch): 10, 17 June 2013 Module 1: Financial Management Language Dutch (Ghent) and English (Brussels) • Introduction to the key concepts in financial management: cashflow, net working capital, payback and Net Present Value (NPV) Fee • Developing and implementing a financial plan € 1,395 (excl. 21% VAT) • Managing net capital Module 2: The Investment Process • Front-to-end analysis of the investment process • In-depth exploration of various selection methods: Net Present Value (NPV), Internal Rate of Return (IRR), etc. • Feasibility and financing of investments and their related risks • Assessing the profitability of investment projectsProgramme 1: Programme 2: Programme 3: FundamentalsUnderstanding Mastering Costs of FinancialAnnual Reports and Budgets ManagementModule 1: Module 1: Module 1:Introduction to Costing Concepts FinancialAnnual Reports ManagementModule 2: Module 2: Module 2:Interpretation of From Full Costing The InvestmentBalance Sheets and to Activity Based ProcessProfit-and-Loss Accounts Management Apply now! Module 3: Budgeting Please see Practical Info on the following page, or visit: www.vlerick.com/fundamentals-financial-management
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