Section I: Foundation • Nature of Financial Management • Financial Statements • Breakeven Point and Leverages • Financial Statement Analysis, Section II: Fundamental • Time Value of Money • Risk and Returns, Section III: Long-term Sources of Funds • Financial Markets & Interest Rate Mechanism • Sources of Long-term Funds • Dividend Policy, Section IV: Cost of Capital and Valuation • Capital Structure Theories and Decisions • Cost of Capital and Investors’ Returns • Valuation of Securities and Firm, Section V: Fixed Asset Investment Decisions • Estimating Cash Flow • Capital Expenditure Evaluation Techniques, Section VI: Working Capital Management and Financing • Working Capital Management • Management of Cash • Management of Receivables • Management of Inventory • Working Capital Financing, Section VII: Financial Planning • Financial Planning
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