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Introduction to Finance and How it Affects my Career Goals 1 Introduction to Finance and How it Affects my Career Goals Audrey Hill Kaplan University
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Running Head: Introduction to Finance 2 In this unit my goals are to have a clear understanding of the world of finance, the financial system, the five principle themes of finance, as well as the structure and governance of corporations. When understanding the world of finance I need to know the four facets of finance which are academic finance, business finance, careers in finance and personal finance. When understanding the financial system I need to know what financial intermediaries are, what the financial markets are and how they work with suppliers and users. The financial system is after all “the system that transfers money between suppliers (such as individual households) to users (such as companies)”[ CITATION Eak14 \l 1033 ]. When understanding the five principle themes of finance I need to know the time value of money, the risk and return, that cash is king,
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