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FIN2103 Creating and Understanding Financial Statements

Credits: 3.00

This course provides a solid understanding of the creation and interpretation of modern financial statements. Topics include the compelling reasons for financial statements, Sarbanes-Oxley, U.S. accounting principles and how they differ abroad, quality of financial information, financial ratios and their uses, cash-flow analysis, measurement of corporate performance, credit analysis and introduction to managing financial risk.

Prerequisites: Completion of first year writing requirements and MA1124 or MA1154 or MA1424