Course Detail(BF057 : Financial Tools to Evaluate Project Viability (Live Webinar))

BF057 : Financial Tools to Evaluate Project Viability (Live Webinar)

7.00 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom

In view of the current COVID-19 situation, we will be changing the format of the session on 5 August 2020 into a Live Webinar. A detailed set of instructions on the Live Webinar will also be sent to you closer to date.


Programme Objective

At the end of the programme participants should:

  • Know the various types of projects and be able to identify the risks associated with them
  • Be able to identify the cash flows of a project and evaluate its financial viability
  • Be able to compare the value of money at different times and appreciate the purpose of doing this

Programme Outline

Assessment of project viability – why – the need for

  • Measuring Returns
  • Accounting profits vs cash flows
  • Projected cash flows
  • Principles of forecasting
  • Incremental vs total cash flows
  • Sunk cost
  • Tax implications
  • Financing cost
  • Understanding time value of money
  • Evaluating financial viability using:
  • Payback Period
    • ARR
    • NPV
    • IR
  • Evaluating NPV method in relation to other evaluation techniques
  • Break-even analysis
  • Sensitivity analysis
  • Identifying appropriate hurdle rate
  • Identifying the external and internal factors affecting viability of projects

 
Training Methodology
Lecture Style, with Exercises/Case Studies


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

Intended For

Senior Executives and Managers who are involved in evaluating project viability.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

05 Aug 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Koh Siew Min

Date & Time

11 Dec 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Jonathan Peh

Date & Time

05 Jul 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Jonathan Peh

Testimonial

Funding

No funding Available!

Programme Facilitator(s)


Jonathan Peh

Jonathan has an honours degree in Bachelor of Business (major in Financial Analysis) from the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA, USA) and an affiliate of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA, UK).

Before embarking on his lecturing career, Jonathan was with the Singapore Exchange (SGX) for more than 8 years. Jonathan has gained in depth knowledge in monitoring of risks of trading in derivatives products through on-site inspection and off-site financial and risk review of futures and securities firms. He also conducts regular courses to prepare candidates for the Capital Market and Financial Advisory Services Examinations (CMFAS).


Koh Siew Min
B.Acc, CFA


Koh Siew Min is Managing Director of her own consultancy firm since 1997. In her current capacity, she leads a team of consultants and trainers in providing financial consultancy and training to banks, MNCs and management institutes in the Asia-Pacific region.

She has worked with leading international and regional banks including Standard Chartered Bank, DBS Bank and Keppel Bank in sales and marketing, corporate finance, client services and operations roles. Her broad exposure in the banking sector involved working with bank branch network and top executives of client organizations across a variety of industries. Her areas of specialization covers retail banking, investment analysis and portfolio management, financial management and credit management.

In addition to possessing a degree in Accountancy from the National University of Singapore, Siew Min is also a qualified Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA, USA). She is currently an adjunct lecturer with the National University of Singapore teaching the module on Financial Statement Analysis with the NUS MBA programme.


**PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING ALONG THEIR CALCULATORS FOR THE PROGRAMME.
 

In view of the current COVID-19 situation, we will be changing the format of the session on 5 August 2020 into a Live Webinar. A detailed set of instructions on the Live Webinar will also be sent to you closer to date.


Programme Objective

At the end of the programme participants should:

  • Know the various types of projects and be able to identify the risks associated with them
  • Be able to identify the cash flows of a project and evaluate its financial viability
  • Be able to compare the value of money at different times and appreciate the purpose of doing this

Programme Outline

Assessment of project viability – why – the need for

  • Measuring Returns
  • Accounting profits vs cash flows
  • Projected cash flows
  • Principles of forecasting
  • Incremental vs total cash flows
  • Sunk cost
  • Tax implications
  • Financing cost
  • Understanding time value of money
  • Evaluating financial viability using:
  • Payback Period
    • ARR
    • NPV
    • IR
  • Evaluating NPV method in relation to other evaluation techniques
  • Break-even analysis
  • Sensitivity analysis
  • Identifying appropriate hurdle rate
  • Identifying the external and internal factors affecting viability of projects

 
Training Methodology
Lecture Style, with Exercises/Case Studies


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

Intended For

Senior Executives and Managers who are involved in evaluating project viability.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Jonathan Peh

Jonathan has an honours degree in Bachelor of Business (major in Financial Analysis) from the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA, USA) and an affiliate of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA, UK).

Before embarking on his lecturing career, Jonathan was with the Singapore Exchange (SGX) for more than 8 years. Jonathan has gained in depth knowledge in monitoring of risks of trading in derivatives products through on-site inspection and off-site financial and risk review of futures and securities firms. He also conducts regular courses to prepare candidates for the Capital Market and Financial Advisory Services Examinations (CMFAS).

Koh Siew Min
B.Acc, CFA


Koh Siew Min is Managing Director of her own consultancy firm since 1997. In her current capacity, she leads a team of consultants and trainers in providing financial consultancy and training to banks, MNCs and management institutes in the Asia-Pacific region.

She has worked with leading international and regional banks including Standard Chartered Bank, DBS Bank and Keppel Bank in sales and marketing, corporate finance, client services and operations roles. Her broad exposure in the banking sector involved working with bank branch network and top executives of client organizations across a variety of industries. Her areas of specialization covers retail banking, investment analysis and portfolio management, financial management and credit management.

In addition to possessing a degree in Accountancy from the National University of Singapore, Siew Min is also a qualified Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA, USA). She is currently an adjunct lecturer with the National University of Singapore teaching the module on Financial Statement Analysis with the NUS MBA programme.


**PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING ALONG THEIR CALCULATORS FOR THE PROGRAMME.
 


Upcoming Schedule

Registration is closed

Date & Time

05 Aug 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61   $ 276.49
For Non-Members: $ 415.16   $ 332.13
Early Bird Discount till 31 Aug 2020

Programme Facilitator(s)

Koh Siew Min

Venue

Online Classroom in or outside of
Singapore