London Finance Week

The London Finance Week provides its participants with a comprehensive understanding of the current state of the art in corporate finance.

CONCEPT

In a fast moving world with opportunities and challenges on every corner, a solid foundation is needed to be successful in one's financial decisions. We will look at various best-practice cases to learn from others and transfer the newly acquired knowledge into your field of practice. This should enable you to manage the financial management responsibilities and to be in charge of result-defining decisions.

The business landscape is changing. Executives are faced with important, as well as recurring, decisions that will affect the company's future. The basis of any sound decision involves being aware of risk and reward and its overall impact.

This seminar provides you with the opportunity to learn, discuss, and apply the latest insights and trends regarding financial management in an international setting. A desired outcome of the seminar is an improved awareness of the link between business and financial success.

Participants

  • Members of the board
  • Top executives and upper management levels
  • Head of business units, departments, divisions or major business units
  • Head of central units with managerial responsibility

Topics

Financial Management Overview

  • The essentials of financial management
  • Key figures and concepts
  • The role of balance sheets and profit/loss statements
  • How to measure profit and profitability

Measuring for Success

  • Which key figures are important?
  • Effective Controlling>
  • How to spot deviations in time

Planning for Success

  • A manager’s financial management responsibilities
  • Linking business objectives with financial targets
  • How to handle volatility and a dynamic break-even point

Managing Expenses

  • Cost of capital, weighted average cost of capital
  • Insourcing or outsourcing
  • Control factors for profit and profitability

Shareholder Value Management

  • How to manage cash reserves, instruments for liquidity management
  • Factors that influence return and company value
  • Measures for boosting profitability
  • Sustainable enhancing company value

Investment Analysis

  • Modern forms of evaluating financing
  • The most important methods
  • Conventional and creative financing approachess

Company value; Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Assessing corporate value, common methods and case studies
  • How to increase company value; limits and opportunities
  • Buying or selling of a company or business units
  • Growth strategy: acquisition
  • Analyzing and evaluating synergy effects
  • Preparing an IPO

Inhouse

Dieses Seminar ist auch als firmenspezifisches Programm (deutsch/englisch) buchbar.

MBA & Zertifikate

SMP Master- und Diplomstudiengänge bieten einen Leistungsausweis aus St. Gallen. Berufsbegleitend, modular, anerkannt.

Coaching

Das Coaching Center St. Gallen ist das Management Weiterbildungsangebot mit Coaching-Option. Individuell, spezifisch, vertiefend.

Custom Programs

SMP Custom Programs liefert die Kompetenz für firmenspezifische Weiterbildung und Management Development. Massgeschneidert, international, umsetzungsorientiert.

Consulting

St. Gallen Consulting findet die Erfolg versprechenden Wege für Konzerne wie Mittelstand. Strukturiert, fokussiert, nachhaltig.