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Unformatted text preview: 1-1OVERVIEWTopic 1Chapter Outline1cIntroductioncThe Goal of Financial ManagementcThe Agency Problem and Control of the CorporationTraditional Financial Institutions2cCompanies that specialize in financial mattersrBanks – commercial and investmentCConvergence and recent developmentrBrokerage firmsrInsurance companiesCConvergencerJust to name a few…Traditional areas3cWork with financial assets such as stocks and bondscValue of financial assets, risk versus return, and asset allocationcJob opportunitiesrStockbroker , financial plannerrSecurity analyst, portfolio managerrAnd many more…Q&A: Business Finance4cSome important questions that are answered using financerWhat long-term investments should the firm take on?rWhere will we get the long-term financing to pay for the investments?rHow will we manage the everyday financial activities of the firm?Approach: Financial Management Decisions5cCapital budgetingrWhat long-term investments or projects should the business take on?...
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2010 for the course FINANCE FIN3410 taught by Professor On9 during the Spring '10 term at New England Conservatory.
- Spring '10