Articles on financial topics
- FINANCIAL ANALYSIS
- FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
- INVESTMENT CHOICE
- MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
How to get yourself ready for an interview at an investment bank
Questions and anwers on Private Equity
10 everlasting truths in finance
Financial analysis of BRICs listed companies
Getting your bearings in the main measures of cash flow
How is financial analysis different when it comes to consolidated accounts?
What is the difference between presenting costs by their nature and by their function on the P&L?
Is capital structure based on parent-company or consolidated account?
Working capital requirement and financial debt: where to draw the line?
Getting the message (out) on value creation
Operating income vs. non operating income
Can you tell us the purpose of short-selling, the risks involved and how to go about it?
Why so many convertibles?
The McDonough ratio and Basle II rules for banks
What value to put on minority interests?
Do buyers and sellers use the same valuation models?
What are the pros and cons creating a subsidiary out of a division?
Can this be used as an anti-takeover defence?
What does dilution means?
Why do companies buy back their shares?
Impact of share buybacks on EPS
Fondements conceptuels du financement
Deconsolidation and outsourcing
How must a subsidy received for an investment be treated in calculating internal rate of return (IRR)
Some brainstorming on required rate of return
Cash or paper in takeover bids?
At what point can we say that goodwill created by serial acquisitions penalises the buying company?
Is it true that goodwill write-downs do not amount to value destruction if the acquisitions were paid for in shares?
European anti-trust rules
How much are synergies actually worth?
Another look at Brussels by Antoine Giscard d'Estaing ,CFO of Schneider Electric