• Capital Budgeting, Budgeting and Working Capital Strategies
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  • Managment Accounting, Financial Control, Management Control, Strategic Management Accounting (Sma)
    Introduction: To better understand differences between many similar types of terms in accounting such as management accounting and financial accounting, management control and financial control and strategic management accounting we will explore the case study of TNT and how the company has been...
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  • Benchmarking for Working Capital Strategies
    Benchmarking for Working Capital Strategies Many companies seek to differentiate themselves and achieve success primarily through new technologies or unique product or service offerings. Companies that apply best practices go beyond this by gaining competitive advantage through stronger and m...
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  • Management Control in a Business Network: New Challenges for Accounting
    MANAGEMENT CONTROL IN A BUSINESS NETWORK: NEW CHALLENGES FOR ACCOUNTING BY DR. ROLAND BARDY Adjunct Professor, Fachhochschule Worms, Germany; Adjunct Instructor, Goizueta Business School, Emory University, USA; Director (Retired) of BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Ludwigshafen, Germany. e-mail: rbardy@t...
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  • Capital Badgeting
    WHAT IS CAPITAL BUDGETING? Capital budgeting is a required managerial tool. One duty of a financial manager is to choose investments with satisfactory cash flows and rates of return. Therefore, a financial manager must be able to decide whether an investment is worth undertaking and be able to...
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  • Capital Budgeting
    QUESTION A (i) The accounting rate of return, based on the average investment. Accounting rate of return is also known as Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) Accounting Rate of Return/ ROCE = Average annual accounting profit × 100 Average...
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  • The Misapplication of Capital Investment Appraisal Techniques
    The misapplication of capital investment appraisal techniques Drury, Colin, Tayles, Mike. Management Decision. London: 1997. Vol. 35, Iss. 2; pg. 86 Abstract (Summary) An examination of the surveys of capital budgeting practices that have been undertaken during the past 20 years in both the UK...
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  • Working Capital
    An Assignment on “Working Capital Management & Short Term Sources of Working Capital” WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Assignment objectives ➢ Underline the need for investing in current assets, and elaborate the concept of operating cycle. ➢ Highlight the necessity...
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  • Financial Accounting
    The increase or decrease in cash during a period is usually different to the profit or loss generated during the same period. With reference to a company of your choice explain why the increase or decrease in cash is different to the profit or loss and also explain what additional information the c...
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  • Organization Accounting and Stewardship
    ABSTRACT In this paper, I discuss the relevancy and reliability of current financial Statements prepared under the historic cost convention and following the accruals concept, investigating the Strengths and weakness of the financial statements in providing "useful" information to the users (Boa...
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  • Capital Structure-Myers
    Capital Structure Stewart C. Myers The Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 15, No. 2. (Spring, 2001), pp. 81-102. Stable URL: http://links.jstor.org/sici?sici=0895-3309%28200121%2915%3A2%3C81%3ACS%3E2.0.CO%3B2-D The Journal of Economic Perspectives is currently published by American Economic...
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  • Overview of Accounting
    Overview of Accounting Paper 3/3/08 University of Phoenix Overview of Accounting Paper Accounting is sometimes said to be the language of finance because it provides financial data through income statements, balance sheets, and the statement of cash flows (Block & Hirt, 2005). The purpose of...
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  • Phuket Case - Introduction and Cash Flow Explanation
     Introduction Phuket Beach Hotel (PBH) has an underutilized space located on the second floor of the main building. Management has decided to consider investing in one of the two mutually exclusive projects which can effectively utilize the spare space of the Hotel. The first one is an offer mad...
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  • Overview of Accounting
    Running head: OVERVIEW OF ACCOUNTING Overview of Accounting Brenda Anderson-Comier University of Phoenix Introduction to Finance and Accounting MBA/503 Jacob Matthews Jan 8, 2007 Overview of Accounting Brenda Comier, President of Comier & Comier, LLP, have been contracted to give an...
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  • Accounting Overview
    Accounting: Overview for Small Business Owners January 29, 2007 Accounting: Overview for Small Business Owners The opportunity to present information to small business owners with no accounting or finance knowledge certainly presents an immediate challenge. The material included herein wil...
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  • Overview of Accounting
    Overview of Accounting By Investors term, accounting is a structural system of recording, reporting and analyzing all the financial transactions of one company or an organization (InvestorWord, 2008). In general, accounting summarizes all the financial activities and data through “income statemen...
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  • How Managerial Accounting Adds Value to Organization
    HOW MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING ADDS VALUE TO ORGANIZATION 1. INTRODUCTION Management accounting provides accounting and related information to support the management of an organization in its internal decision-making. It includes product costing, relevant costing, cost-volume-profit analysis, capit...
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  • Project on Working Capital Management
    Working capital management : I t involves managing the relationship between a firm's short-term assets and its short-term liabilities. The goal of Working capital management is to ensure that the firm is able to continue its operations and that it has sufficient cash flow to satisfy both maturing...
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  • Budgeting
    Budgeting Properly focusing the planning process on the organizations' strengths and weaknesses will help the organization to achieve its strategic and financial goals. A critical part of this strategy includes the budgeting process. According to the text "A budget quantifies future financial pl...
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  • Raising Funds and Cost of Capital
    Raising Funds and Cost of Capital 1. What are the three primary roles of financial markets? Explain. Financial markets serve three major functions. • Channel funds. Financial markets help channel funds from suppliers to demanders. Within an economy, some have a surplus of funds while others...
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