Financial Analysis Mastery for Banking and Finance

Finance Training for Financial Analysts: Financial Analysis, Accounting, Corporate Finance Financial Modelling Valuation
Financial Analysis Mastery for Banking and Finance
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6.35 GB
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4h 58m



John Colley MBA, MA(Cantab)


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Financial Analysis Mastery for Banking and Finance

What you’ll learn

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Decode financial statements’ language to make informed business decisions.
Master accounting principles for effective financial analysis.
Grasp the essentials of income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
Harness working capital management to optimize a company’s financial well-being.
Apply powerful techniques to extract insights from financial statements.
Analyze real-world case studies, including Apple Inc., for practical understanding.
Evaluate a company’s performance using key financial ratios in corporate finance and investment banking.
Utilize financial statements for accurate financial modeling, valuation, and M&A transactions.
Gain critical financial skills necessary for excelling as a financial analyst.
Develop a strong foundation in interpreting financial statements for cross-industry expertise.

Financial Analysis Mastery for Banking and Finance


There are no pre-requisites to this course, just a willingness to learn!


Unlock the Secrets of Financial Analysis and Excel in Banking and FinanceAre you ready to gain a competitive edge in the fast-paced world of banking and finance? Look no further. Welcome to Financial Analysis Mastery for Banking and Finance, the ultimate course designed to transform you into a financial analysis powerhouse.Whether you’re a seasoned financial analyst aiming to sharpen your skills or a determined professional seeking to understand the intricate workings of financial statements, this comprehensive training program is your passport to success.Unleash Your Potential with Expert GuidanceLed by a seasoned investment banker with over 30 years of experience and an MBA (with Distinction), this masterclass will empower you with invaluable knowledge and skills that are in high demand in the industry. Prepare to be immersed in a transformative learning experience that will reshape your understanding of finance.Unravel Complex Concepts with EaseWe know that financial analysis and accounting principles can be overwhelming. That’s why we’ve crafted a highly structured approach to break down complex topics, making them easily digestible for learners at all levels. Say goodbye to confusion and hello to a clear path towards mastery.Explore the Hidden Messages within Financial StatementsDiscover the power of financial analysis as you unravel the mysteries behind financial statements. Gain a deep understanding of a company’s cash generation, debt repayment ability, profitability, and overall financial performance. Uncover the hidden messages within financial statements that can be the key to unlocking unparalleled insights.Real-World Case Studies for Practical ApplicationTo enrich your learning experience, we delve into real-world case studies, including the renowned Apple Inc. Understand how financial analysis plays a pivotal role in dissecting these cases and apply your newfound knowledge to solve complex problems faced by industry giants.Master the Tools of Corporate FinanceNo financial analysis course is complete without equipping you with the essential tools of corporate finance. Delve into key ratios and analysis techniques that drive the decision-making process in boardrooms worldwide. These skills will be invaluable as you navigate financial modelling, company valuation, and M&A transactions.Your Future Success Starts HereUpon completing this course, you will possess a profound understanding of financial statements’ purpose, usage, and interpretation. Armed with this knowledge, you’ll open doors to exciting opportunities in the finance industry. While we can’t turn you into an accountant overnight, we can provide you with a rock-solid foundation for understanding and interpreting financial statements.Highlights of the Course:Over 50 engaging lectures accompanied by downloadable slide decks for offline learning.Taught by an industry veteran—an investment banker with over 30 years of experience and an MBA (with Distinction).Ongoing support and prompt responses to your questions, ensuring a smooth learning journey.Benefit from Udemy’s money-back guarantee, offering you peace of mind as you invest in your future success.Your Finance Career Awaits—Enroll Today!Take the next step in your finance career and invest in your future success. Join our esteemed community of learners who are unlocking a world of financial opportunities. With a verifiable Certificate of Completion to showcase your expertise, you’ll stand out from the crowd and impress employers with your mastery of financial analysis.We have full confidence in the transformative power of this training, and we’re ready to support you every step of the way.Enroll now in Financial Analysis Mastery for Banking and Finance and embark on an exciting journey towards financial excellence.Best regards,JohnP.S. Don’t forget that this course (and all my courses) benefit from Udemy’s money-back guarantee! You have nothing to lose and everything to gain. Enroll today!******************Check out my other Finance Courses:If you are interested in Finance, then you will find these courses will help you further:Company Valuation, Financial Modelling and AnalysisMini MBA – Foundations of Business Strategy ConsultingMini MBA: Business Strategy 2 Business PlanInvestment Banking and Finance: Private Equity FinanceInvestment Banking and Finance: Venture Capital FundraisingMergers & Acquisitions – M&A, Valuation & Selling a CompanyInvestment Banking and Finance: Why Acquisitions Really Fail************”The best thing a human being can do is to help another human being know more”Charlie Munger, Billionaire and Vice Chairman Berkshire Hathaway************


Section 1: Introduction and Welcome to the Course

Lecture 1 Introduction to Financial Statement Analysis

Lecture 2 Why are Financial Statements Important?

Section 2: Introduction to Accounting

Lecture 3 What do we mean by Financial Accounting?

Lecture 4 Accounting Standards and why they are important

Lecture 5 The Concepts and Principles Underlying Accounting

Lecture 6 Single Entry vs Double Entry Book Keeping

Lecture 7 Understanding The Accounting Equation

Lecture 8 The Accounting Cycle

Lecture 9 Financial Statements

Section 3: Introduction to Financial Statements

Lecture 10 Section Introduction – Understanding Financial Statements

Lecture 11 Overview of Financial Statements

Lecture 12 GAAP: Accruals and Cash Accounting

Lecture 13 Income Statement or Profit and Loss Account

Lecture 14 Introduction to the Balance Sheet

Lecture 15 Introduction to the Cash Flow Statement

Lecture 16 Cash Flow Metrics Explained

Lecture 17 Case Study- Apple Financial Statements

Section 4: Understanding Working Capital

Lecture 18 What is Working Capital?

Lecture 19 What is the Working Capital Cycle?

Lecture 20 Why is Working Capital Management Important?

Lecture 21 Working Capital Analysis

Lecture 22 Working Capital Ratios

Lecture 23 Working Capital Policies

Lecture 24 Working Capital Summary

Section 5: Introduction to Financial Analysis

Lecture 25 Section Introduction: Strategic Financial Analysis

Lecture 26 What is Financial Analysis?

Lecture 27 Measures of Profitability Financial Analysis

Lecture 28 Balance Sheet Ratio Analysis

Lecture 29 Cash Flow Statement Analysis

Lecture 30 Valuation Ratios

Section 6: Financial Analysis – Case Study and Assignment

Lecture 31 Section Introduction: Financial Analysis – Case Study and Assignment

Lecture 32 Case Study Assignments Apple Inc Financial Analysis

Lecture 33 Apple Inc Financial Analysis – Solution

Lecture 34 Discussion of Measurements of Growth Analysis

Lecture 35 Discussion of Measures of Profitability Analysis

Lecture 36 Discussion of Trading Performance Analysis

Lecture 37 Discussion of Working Capital (Liquidity and Efficiency) Analysis

Section 7: Financial Ratio Analysis in Corporate Finance

Lecture 38 What do we mean by Corporate Finance?

Lecture 39 Financial Ratios in Corporate Finance

Lecture 40 Liquidity Ratios in Corporate Finance

Lecture 41 Operational Risk Ratios in Corporate Finance

Lecture 42 Profitability Ratios in Corporate Finance

Lecture 43 Efficiency Ratios in Corporate Finance

Section 8: Financial Modelling for Mergers and Acquisitions

Lecture 44 Why is Modelling so Critical in Mergers and Acquisitions?

Lecture 45 Three Models You Will Need

Lecture 46 Understanding the Integrated Financial Statements Model

Lecture 47 The Integrated Financial Statements Model Example

Lecture 48 Key Tips to Modelling The Integrated Financial Statements Model

Lecture 49 The Discounted Cash Flow Model – DCF

Lecture 50 Understanding the Discounted Cash Flow Formula

Lecture 51 Understanding the Merger Model

Section 9: Course Summary and Wrap Up

Lecture 52 Course Summary and Wrap Up

Financial or MBA Students,Prospective Wall Street or Investment Banking Analysts,Financial Analysts,Anyone seeking a career in Business or Finance who need to learn the essentials of Financial Statement Analysis,Business Owners and Entrepreneurs,Anyone seeking to understand Financial Statements

Course Information:

Udemy | English | 4h 58m | 6.35 GB
Created by: John Colley MBA, MA(Cantab)

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