Course Detail(BF037 : Corporate Finance: Making better Financial Decisions)

BF037 : Corporate Finance: Making better Financial Decisions

14.00 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom

Programme Objective
This seminar introduces the participants to the fundamental principles of financial decision-making. The seminar will develop the basic framework for decision-making and participants will investigate the theories and applications of corporate finance, the analytical techniques used to value assets, and various aspects of the financial markets.

In this context, this seminar will explore the relationship between investment and financing decisions for short and long term with particular emphasis on the valuation of stocks and bonds, capital budgeting, portfolio diversification, capital structure, derivatives applications in managing corporate risk exposure, mergers and acquisitions and some special issues in international corporate finance.

Programme Outline

  • Practical corporate valuation techniques
  • Clear understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of various business valuation models such DCF, APV and EVA valuation techniques
  • Flotation preparations
  • Equity Valuation Issues and Investment Banks Role
  • Bond Valuation Techniques and Application- Detailed Applications
  • Corporate Financing Decisions, Domestic and International Applications
  • Short and Long Terms Financing- New Feature of Bonds, Callable and Puttable Bonds, etc
  • Capital Structure and the Cost of Capital- Dividend Policy and Applications of Capital Budgeting to International Acquisitions. Beta Adjustment techniques
  • Derivative Applications in Corporate Financial Risk Management- Currency, Interest Rate and Commodity Risk Management Techniques (Forward-Options-Futures-Swaps and Complex Derivative Structures)
  • Public Takeovers and Mergers
  • Private equity, LBOs and MBOs
  • International Corporate Finance Issues and Applications


Training Methodology
Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies


Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

Every professional involved in the global financial services industry (as a provider, user, regulator or advisor of product/services, marketplace/exchange) would benefit from innovative solutions. Supervisory Agencies, Central Banks, Financial Institutions, Commercial Banks, Investment Banks, Financial Controllers, Accountants and Auditors, Mutual Funds, Derivatives Exchanges, Insurance Companies, Multinational Corporations, Accountancy Firms, Consultancy Firms, and Law Firms.

Competency Mapping

Others = 14.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

16 Aug 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
17 Aug 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Date & Time

17 Aug 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
18 Aug 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Date & Time

11 Aug 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
12 Aug 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD
Prof Malick SY, PhD

Testimonial

Funding

No funding Available!

Programme Facilitator(s)


Prof Malick SY, PhD

Prof Malick SY is the Managing Director of a financial consulting firm with offices in South East Asia. Specializing in Corporate Consulting and Risk Management, his expertise in these areas is recognized internationally. He has been a Director of Risk Management at the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange and has been member of the Singapore Exchange Corporate Advisory Committee in Derivatives (SGX-DT).

With more than 25 years of experience in financial consulting and advisory to many financial institutions in Europe, Asia and Australia, his corporate clients include DBS Bank (Singapore), Singapore Exchange (SGX), Credit Suisse (Singapore), Bursa Malaysia, Association of Insurance and Asset Management Companies (Malaysia). He has set up the risk management department for many companies in Asia. He was the course leader for the derivative compulsory courses in getting the Options, Futures licenses organized by the Stock Exchanges of Singapore and Malaysia.

Professor of Financial Management at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, Melbourne-Australia and a visiting Professor of Finance at the City University of New York (CUNY)-USA, his time is shared between graduate level teaching, research activities and consulting. His research interest is in risk management, banking and financial markets especially derivatives and foreign exchange.

He won the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT-USA) award.

 

Programme Objective
This seminar introduces the participants to the fundamental principles of financial decision-making. The seminar will develop the basic framework for decision-making and participants will investigate the theories and applications of corporate finance, the analytical techniques used to value assets, and various aspects of the financial markets.

In this context, this seminar will explore the relationship between investment and financing decisions for short and long term with particular emphasis on the valuation of stocks and bonds, capital budgeting, portfolio diversification, capital structure, derivatives applications in managing corporate risk exposure, mergers and acquisitions and some special issues in international corporate finance.

Programme Outline

  • Practical corporate valuation techniques
  • Clear understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of various business valuation models such DCF, APV and EVA valuation techniques
  • Flotation preparations
  • Equity Valuation Issues and Investment Banks Role
  • Bond Valuation Techniques and Application- Detailed Applications
  • Corporate Financing Decisions, Domestic and International Applications
  • Short and Long Terms Financing- New Feature of Bonds, Callable and Puttable Bonds, etc
  • Capital Structure and the Cost of Capital- Dividend Policy and Applications of Capital Budgeting to International Acquisitions. Beta Adjustment techniques
  • Derivative Applications in Corporate Financial Risk Management- Currency, Interest Rate and Commodity Risk Management Techniques (Forward-Options-Futures-Swaps and Complex Derivative Structures)
  • Public Takeovers and Mergers
  • Private equity, LBOs and MBOs
  • International Corporate Finance Issues and Applications


Training Methodology
Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies


Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

Every professional involved in the global financial services industry (as a provider, user, regulator or advisor of product/services, marketplace/exchange) would benefit from innovative solutions. Supervisory Agencies, Central Banks, Financial Institutions, Commercial Banks, Investment Banks, Financial Controllers, Accountants and Auditors, Mutual Funds, Derivatives Exchanges, Insurance Companies, Multinational Corporations, Accountancy Firms, Consultancy Firms, and Law Firms.

Competency Mapping

Others = 14.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Prof Malick SY is the Managing Director of a financial consulting firm with offices in South East Asia. Specializing in Corporate Consulting and Risk Management, his expertise in these areas is recognized internationally. He has been a Director of Risk Management at the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange and has been member of the Singapore Exchange Corporate Advisory Committee in Derivatives (SGX-DT).

With more than 25 years of experience in financial consulting and advisory to many financial institutions in Europe, Asia and Australia, his corporate clients include DBS Bank (Singapore), Singapore Exchange (SGX), Credit Suisse (Singapore), Bursa Malaysia, Association of Insurance and Asset Management Companies (Malaysia). He has set up the risk management department for many companies in Asia. He was the course leader for the derivative compulsory courses in getting the Options, Futures licenses organized by the Stock Exchanges of Singapore and Malaysia.

Professor of Financial Management at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, Melbourne-Australia and a visiting Professor of Finance at the City University of New York (CUNY)-USA, his time is shared between graduate level teaching, research activities and consulting. His research interest is in risk management, banking and financial markets especially derivatives and foreign exchange.

He won the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT-USA) award.

 


Upcoming Schedule

Registration is closed

Date & Time

16 Aug 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
17 Aug 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 695.50
For Non-Members: $ 834.60

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709