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

BF057 : Financial Tools to Evaluate Project Viability

7.00 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom


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

06 Apr 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61
For Non-Members: $ 415.16

Programme Facilitator(s)

Jonathan Peh

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

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

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61
For Non-Members: $ 415.16

Programme Facilitator(s)

Jonathan Peh

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

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

Date & Time

14 Nov 2018 (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).


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).


Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

06 Apr 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61
For Non-Members: $ 415.16

Programme Facilitator(s)

Jonathan Peh

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709