Financial Data Analysis Training Course in Paris

BMC Training provides Financial Data Analysis Course in Paris.There are 7 sessions for the course Financial Data Analysis in Paris , France.

Financial Data Analysis Training in Paris , France

Course Code : FBA127 - Course Address : Hotel Alfred Sommier-20 Rue de l'Arcade, 75008 Paris - Course Fees : 6100 GBP

City Start Date End Date View
Paris , France 3 - 12 - 2023 7 - 12 - 2023
Paris , France 28 - 1 - 2024 1 - 2 - 2024
Paris , France 21 - 1 - 2024 25 - 1 - 2024
Paris , France 4 - 2 - 2024 8 - 2 - 2024
Paris , France 17 - 3 - 2024 21 - 3 - 2024
Paris , France 10 - 3 - 2024 14 - 3 - 2024
Paris , France 21 - 4 - 2024 25 - 4 - 2024
Course Description

Intorduction

Accounting and Finance are the language of business; understanding and applying this language to your business and to business in general remains the single most valuable competence of management. Prepare yourself by enhancing your personal competence in financial analysis of the past, problem evaluation of today, and budgeting for the future. This programme will challenge you to:

  • Learn how to use financial statements to evaluate the financial/strategic performance of an organization
  • Understand discounted cash flow (DCF) techniques and their application to financial decision-making
  • Use ratios to quickly pinpoint areas of concern
  • Identify key success factors, weak financial signals, and strong financial signals in your own industry sector
  • Learn the metrics used by the world’ leading companies, how to use them and why
  • Confidently project your firm’s future performance through real-world budgeting

Objectives

  • Learn how to understand the content of, and relationships between, financial statements (income statement, balance sheet, and statement of cash flows)
  • Learn how to use financial statements to evaluate the financial/strategic performance of an organization
  • Understand discounted cash flow (DCF) techniques and their application to financial decision-making
  • Identify key success factors, weak financial signals, and strong financial signals in your own industry sector
  • Understand how EVA® (Economic Value Added), SVA (Shareholder Value Added), RONA (Return On Net Assets), and more
  • Define the value creation/destruction process in mergers and acquisitions from the market perspective and signals to management from the market
  • Learn how to build a budget that’s works and the variations
  • Identify sources of financial and business data that provide insights into business and financial strategies
  • Use and build EXCEL spreadsheets for financial analysis: from the basics through complex models
  • Enhance personal networks of similarly minded high potential personnel

Day One

Getting started with Financial Analysis (what has happened so far)

  • The role and responsibilities of financial management
  • The relationship between accounting and finance in analysis
  • A review of the basic financial statements and their roles
  • Why ROI is still a good place to start
  • Identifying key success factors in your industry sector
  • Ratios: what they are, which ones to use and why
  • Financial review compared to targets and expectations
  • Financial performance measurement systems
  • Key accounting assumptions
  • Case study – Beginning to analyse example -

Day Two

Moving beyond the basics in financial analysis

  • The two kinds of Free cash flow (FCF)
  • Altman’s Z-Score and what it really means
  • Du Pont analysis and what it tells us
  • Scenario analysis: how to calculate it and what it tells us
  • Sensitivity analysis: how to calculate it and what it tells us
  • Trend analysis: when is a trend a trend? What to do?
  • Improving Return on Equity (ROE)
  • Case study – Continue the example analysis

Day Three

Evaluation of the information (where we are today)

  • How do I interpret these details?
  • What are the important metrics and why?
  • Annual reports, footnotes and beyond; what can they signal?
  • Short-term success evaluations process and measures
  • Industry data, sources and uses
  • Benchmarking for evaluation purposes
  • EVA, RONA, EBITDA, etc: what do they mean and how to use them?
  • Calculating the results of analysis
  • Case study – Complete the example analysis

Day Four

Budgeting and the Management Process (the future)

  • Strategy – direction and vision
  • Implementing strategy – the operational planning process
  • Budgets – the financial expression of the operating plan
  • The purpose of budgets – control
  • The human side of budgeting
  • Elements of the budget framework
  • Advantages and limitations of budgets
  • Reporting – the key to control
  • Case study – Beginning to prepare the budget

Day Five

Completing the budget using the tools we have learned

  • Assumptions
  • Master budget
  • Proforma financial statements: Income statement, balance sheet, cash flow statement
  • Capital expenditure (CapEx) budget
  • Sales & marketing budget
  • Production budget
  • General and Administrative budgets
  • Case study: Complete the budget
Where will the course be held?

The course will be held in Champs Elysees. The exact address and directions will be provided to all enrolled participants prior to the start of the course.

What topics will be covered in the course?

The course will cover a range of topics related to the subject matter, including but not limited to the topics of outlines. By the end of the course, you'll have a solid understanding of the key concepts and techniques in the field, and be able to apply them to real-world situations. Detailed course outlines and learning objectives will be provided to all enrolled students prior to the start of the course.

What is the schedule for the course?

The course is expected to run for 3 hours daily. The exact schedule and timing will be confirmed and communicated to all enrolled students via email at least 2 days prior to the course start date.

What do I need to bring to the course?

All you need to bring is yourself, a notepad or laptop for taking notes, and a willingness to learn! We'll provide pens, paper, and any required textbooks or handouts.

What is the instructor's background and experience?

Our instructors are seasoned industry professionals with over 10 years of experience in the field. They hold a master's degree in the subject matter and have a proven track record of success working with trainees of all levels. You'll have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and get feedback throughout the course.

What are the T&C for this course?

Please visit our Terms and Conditions page

What kind of certificate will I receive upon completion of the course?

Upon completion of the course, you will receive an attendance certificate indicating that you have completed the course. This certificate is not accredited or recognised by any particular institution or organisation, but it can be used to demonstrate your commitment to continuing education and professional development.