Corporate Finance and Investment with MyFinanceLab: Decisions and Strategies

Corporate Finance and Investment with MyFinanceLab: Decisions and Strategies

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By (author) Richard Pike, By (author) Bill Neale

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  • Format: Mixed media product | 796 pages
  • Dimensions: 192mm x 260mm x 30mm | 1,520g
  • Publication date: 22 December 2008
  • Publication City/Country: Harlow
  • ISBN 10: 0273721461
  • ISBN 13: 9780273721468
  • Edition: 6, Revised
  • Edition statement: 6th Revised edition
  • Illustrations note: ill
  • Sales rank: 277,395

Product description

This popular text takes a practical approach to corporate finance, applying key concepts and techniques to a broad range of contemporary issues in finance. Examining financial issues from a managerial stand point, the authors demonstrate the role finance has to play in explaining and shaping business development rather than concentrating on quantitative aspects. This book is suitable for second and third year undergraduate students of business studies, accounting, finance and economics. It is particularly valuable for those studying an MBA or MSc in Business.Recommended by professional bodies such as CIMA and ACCA.

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Author information

Richard Pike is a Chartered Accountant and Professor of Finance at the Bradford University School of Management. Bill Neale is Associate Reader in Financial Management at the University of Bournemouth Institute of Business & Law.

Table of contents

List of figures List of tables Preface Acknowledgments Guided Tour PART 1 A FRAMEWORK FOR FINANCIAL DECISIONS 1 An overview of financial decisions 2 The financial environment 3 Present Value, bond and share valuation PART 2 INVESTMENT DECISIONS AND STRATEGIES 4 Investment appraisal methods 5 Project appraisal applications 6 Investment strategy and process PART 3 VALUE, RISK AND THE REQUIRED RETURN 7 Analysing investment risk 8 Identifying and valuing options 9 Relationships between investments: portfolio theory 10 Setting The Risk Premium: The Capital Asset Pricing Model 11 The required rate of return on investment 12 Enterprise value and equity value PART 4 SHORT-TERM FINANCING AND POLICIES 13 Treasury management and working capital policy 14 Short-term asset management 15 Short - and medium-term finance PART 5 STRATEGIC FINANCIAL DECISIONS 16 Long-term finance 17 Returning value to shareholders: the dividend decision 18 Capital structure and the required return 19 Does capital structure really matter? 20 Acquisitions and restructuring PART 6 INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 21 Managing currency risk 22 Foreign investment decisions 23 Review and frontiers of finance Appendix A Solutions to self-assessment activities Appendix B Solutions to selected questions Appendix C Present value interest factor (PVIF) Appendix D Present value interest factor for an annuity (PVIFA)