[CANC]Financial Management for Non-Finance Managers

Financial Management for Non-Finance Managers

The Singapore Business Federation Business Institute is pleased to organize a workshop on “Financial Management for Non-Finance Managers”. 

Tue,28 Nov 2017 
9:00am - 5:00pm
Fee per pax (incl. GST):
S$420.00(Member)  |  S$530.00(Non-Member) 

Finance and investment decisions are inter-related : businesses need funds to invest in projects which will generate wealth to the firm. In business ventures, relating the risks involved and required returns by the investor is an important aspect to know. This workshop highlights how such risks and returns can be incorporated when an enterprise is making long term investment decisions. Overall, there is a growing trend to work in multi-disciplinary teams where knowledge of the core finance concepts is necessary to achieve a common level of understanding and communication in relation to shared objective sand corporate drivers.

Programme Objectives
This programme delves beneath the surface into various aspects of financial management by examining topics such as financing the business, risk and return, investment appraisals, and valuation. 

Programme Outline 

     1. Introduction to Financial Management 
- Goals of financial management; corporate strategy and financial strategy; role of finance function
      - Objectives of business enterprise; wealth or profit maximization; shareholder objectives and agency problems

     2. Financing the Business
 - Long term versus short term financing; debt versus equity financing; gearing and the long term financing decision

    3. Cost of Capital
   - Cost of fund; debt versus equity; combined cost of capital; benefit and risk of borrowing; risk and return relationship

    4. Time Value of Money Concept
     - Time value of money concept; future value and present value concepts

    5. Investment Appraisals
     - Nature of investment decisions; methods of investment appraisals; accounting rate of return; payback period; net present value; internal rate of return

Programme Methodology

Theory and concepts of fundamental finance and investment will be discussed. Methods of evaluating long term investment projects will also be introduced. Case examples will be used to illustrate the application of investing financing concepts. Published corporate information and recent corporate development, both local and overseas, will be used to provide “real-life" examples.

Note : Participants are required to bring calculators.

Target Audience
Decision-makers and managers who do not work in accounting and finance, but who need to know how basic accounting and finance work, and to apply the accounting and finance related techniques when making business decisions. Also for those who need to make presentations to boards or committees so that they can present their ideas with a higher level of financial authority.

Upon completion of the workshop, the participant will be granted an attendance certificate.

*Programme is accurate at the time of print
Training expenditure qualifies your company for up to 400% tax deductions or up to 40% cash payouts under the Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC). 

Administrative Details:

Please email to institute@sbf.org.sg to reserve a seat, this will be followed by a confirmation email. 
Upon confirmation, please prepare a cheque to SBF 
(refer to address on above letterhead). 
Cheque should be made payable to “Singapore Business Federation”. Please indicate the Ref No. and company’s name, participant’s name at the back of the cheque.

  • Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis. No cancellation will be allowed upon registration, but attendance by a replacement delegate from your company is allowed. We regret that no refund and full fees will be charged for cancellation or non-attendance.

  • Confirmation of your registration will be emailed to your company upon receipt of full payment.

NOTE:  As a precautionary measure, our advice is for members who are unwell not to attend the session.

For more information, please contact:
Email: institute@sbf.org.sg (ATTN: Eady NG)

*Information is correct at the time of print

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11/28/2017 9:00 AM - 11/28/2017 5:00 PM

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