At Yahoo Finance, you get free stock quotes, up-to-date news, portfolio management resources, international market data, social interaction and mortgage rates that help you manage your financial life. Students can examine the role and function of effective crisis communication during times of crisis. Approaches to crisis management are evaluated and applied to a range of organisational case studies. The module also explores the relationship between crisis management and risk management which is seen as an inherent part of all businesses and which is further compounded by the uncertainties with the nature of product and consumer.
You will evaluate the corporate financial management of large, listed and individual companies in the UK, as well as critically evaluating the application of advanced theories of corporate finance. Assessment is by examination. Thirteen finance experts discuss financial planning, business plans, mentorship, growth rates, and other important aspects to consider when you’re starting a business.
This module aims to provide students with a detailed knowledge of the Commodity Derivatives Markets. It examines the aspects of pricing and trading physical derivatives, with emphasis on the Energy and Shipping (Freight) sectors. The course is designed using real trading examples, stimulating students, who want to follow a Sales and Trading Career in Investment Banking, to approach derivatives pricing from first principles.
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It is vital that everyone working in business has an understanding of accounting data in order that financial information can be used to add value to the organisation. You’ll be provided with a foundation in the theory and practice of accounting and an introduction to the role, context and language of financial reporting and management accounting. The module assumes no previous study of accounting. You’ll begin with building a set of accounts from scratch so that you will be able to analyse and provide insight form the major financial statements. You’ll also look at management decision making tools such as costing, budgeting and financial decision making. You will be required to actively participate in your learning both in lectures and seminars. The module employs a learn by doing approach.