Fundamentals of Corporate Finance

Fundamentals of Corporate Finance

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Fundamentals of Corporate Finance, by Brealey, Myers and Marcus, provides students with a solid framework of theory and application to use well after they complete the course. This author team is known for their outstanding research, teaching efforts, and world-renowned finance textbooks, so it's no surprise that they provide clear exposition of difficult material without sacrificing up-to-date, technically correct treatments. The seventh edition has been fully updated to reflect recent events and is now available with Connect Finance!
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Product details

  • Loose-leaf | 704 pages
  • 201 x 287 x 23mm | 1,481g
  • McGraw Hill Higher Education
  • London, United States
  • English
  • 7th edition
  • 0077410726
  • 9780077410728

Table of contents

Part One Introduction
1 Goals and Governance of the Firm
2 Financial Markets and Institutions
3 Accounting and Finance
4 Measuring Corporate Performance

Part Two Value
5 The Time Value of Money
6 Valuing Bonds
7 Valuing Stocks
8 Net Present Value and Other Investment Criteria
9 Using Discounted Cash-Flow Analysis to Make Investment Decisions
10 Project Analysis

Part Three Risk
11 Introduction to Risk, Return, and the Opportunity Cost of Capital
12 Risk, Return, and Capital Budgeting
13 The Weighted-Average Cost of Capital and Company Valuation

Part Four Financing
14 Introduction to Corporate Financing
15 How Corporations Raise Venture Capital and Issue Securities

Part Five Debt and Payout Policy
16 Debt Policy
17 Payout Policy

Part Six Financial Analysis and Planning
18 Long-Term Financial Planning
19 Short-Term Financial Planning
20 Working Capital Management

Part Seven Special Topics
21 Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Control
22 International Financial Management
23 Options
24 Risk Management

Part Eight Conclusion
25 What We Do and Do Not Know about Finance

Appendix A
Appendix B
Glossary
Credits
Global Index
Index
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About Richard A. Brealey

Richard A. Brealey is a Professor of Finance at the London Business School. He is the former president of the European Finance Association and a former director of the American Finance Association. He is a fellow of the British Academy and has served as a special adviser to the Governor of the Bank of England and as director of a number of financial institutions. Professor Brealey is also the author (with Professor Myers) of this book's sister text, Principles of Corporate Finance. Stewart C. Myers e Professore di Finanza presso la Sloan School of Management del MIT. Professor of Finance in the Wallace E. Carroll School of Management at Boston College. His main research interests are in derivatives and securities markets. He is co-author (with Zvi Bodie and Alex Kane) of the texts Investments and Essentials of Investments. Professor Marcus has served as a research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Professor Marcus also spent two years at Freddie Mac, where he helped to develop mortgage pricing and credit risk models. He currently serves on the Research Foundation Advisory Board of the CFA Institute.
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