Balance sheet is a financial statement that shows the value of the firm’s assets and liabilities at a particular time.

Definitions of structured finance

Sarah A. 2018-05-08 14:01:45 Structure finance, financial market, financial transaction, securitization, special purpose vehicle

There is no universal definition of structure finance. It is apparent from the way that structured finance teams are organized in banks that the term covers a wide range of financial market activity.

Definition and types of due diligence

Michael J. 2018-05-08 10:11:41 Due diligence, corporate culture, provisional agreements, contractual documents

Transactional due diligence is the investigation by an investor or its advisers of the accurate and complete character of the target company’s business.

Who is the corporate financial manager?

Jackson S. 2018-05-08 08:41:17 Financial manager, treasurer, controller, chief financial officer, financial issues, financial decisions

We use and define the term financial manager to refer to anyone responsible for a significant corporate investment or financing decision.

The role of the financial managers in corporations

Sarah A. 2018-05-07 23:11:41 Real assets, financial assets, financial markets, financing decision, tangible assets, intangible assets

Companies need an almost endless variety of real assets. Many of these assets are tangible, such as machinery, factories, and offices; others are intangible, such as technical expertise, trademarks, and patents.

Basics of organizing a business

Sam R. 2018-05-07 13:21:12 Sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, unlimited liability, business

The corporation is a distinct, permanent legal entity. Its advantages are limited liability and the ease with which ownership and management can be separated.