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Financial Management 3e (ebook)
Financial Management 3e (ebook)
Ng Kean Kok, Zhang Weina, Maran Marimuthu, Sandeep Bhattacharya
In the face of increasing globalization of world economies and growing competitive pressures, financial managers now realize the need to stay abreast of the complex issues and challenges in the business environment. This book, through the adoption of an open-learning approach, introduces to students and other readers the main principles and theories of financial management in a manner that is easy to follow and appreciate. Knowledge is extended to readers through the well-written text so as to lay a solid foundation of theory and practice in financial management. This is coupled with the use of practical scenarios and examples, links to online videos, case studies and practical questions. Islamic Finance is also covered to provide readers with basic knowledge on the subject as it continues to expand in the world’s financial markets. Overall, this text is suitable for students who are studying financial management as part of their course in degree programmes such as finance, business, management, economics, computing, engineering, actuarial science and other areas.
Table of contents
Financial Management
Section 1: Introduction
1. Overview of Financial Management
2. Financial Environment
Section 2: Financial Analysis and Planning
3. Financial Statement Analysis
4. Statistical Techniques in Financial Management
5. Cash and Working Capital Management
6. Financial Forecasting
Section 3: Portfolio Management
7. Time Value of Money
8. Risk and Return
9. Portfolio Management
Section 4: Capital Management
10. Capital Budgeting
11. Cost of Capital
Section 5: Stocks and Bonds
12. Ordinary Share Capital
13. Dividend Policy
14. Loan Capital and Bond Valuation
15. Financing: Preference Share Capital and Valuation
Section 6: Financial Intermediation and Financial Markets
16. Banks and Financial Institutions
17. Financial Markets
Section 7: Special Topics
18. Mergers and Acquisitions
19. Financial Derivatives
20. Islamic Finance
21. International Financial Management