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Unformatted text preview: • Understand the role of the SEC in overseeing securities and the role of rating agencies. • Know the different sources of financing such as angel investors and venture capitalists. • Understand the relationship between risk and return Days 6 though 9 • Understand the Importance of TVM and time lines • Define and compute (using tables on exams rather than formulas or Excel): o FV of lump sum o FV of an annuity o PV of lump sum o PV of an annuity o Payment • Compute the value of a bond with semi-annual interest payments • Compute the value of a zero-coupon bond • Compute yield to maturity • Know the four primary reasons that businesses fail, including insufficient cash • Be able to discuss the importance of cash flows and cash flows forecasting • Be able to perform basic IRR and NPV calculations...
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- Spring '10
- Venture capitalists, lump sum, major functional areas