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- Financial managers' roles and responsibilities
- Financial planning process
- Debt capital
- Equity capital
- Short-term financing sources
- Long-term financing sources
1. The Role and Responsibilities of Financial Managers
Financial managers play a pivotal role in the success of companies. In this lesson, you'll learn about the duties and responsibilities of financial managers. You'll also have a chance to take a short quiz after the lesson.
2. The Financial Planning Process
Financial planning is essential for the success of any business. In this lesson, you'll learn about the financial planning process that businesses perform, including preparation of a master budget, capital budget and cash budget.
3. Debt Capital Vs Equity Capital
Sufficient capital is essential for starting, maintaining and growing a business. In this lesson, you'll learn how a corporation can raise capital through equity and debt. You'll also learn about the advantages and disadvantages of each approach.
4. Sources of Short-Term Financing
Companies often need to utilize financing to cover shortfalls in cash flow. In this lesson, you'll learn about sources of short-term financing available to companies including trade credit, lines of credit, bank loans and credit cards.
5. Sources of Long-Term Financing
Some businesses require a large amount of capital to get off the ground or expand. In this lesson, you'll learn about sources of long-term financing, including commercial loans, selling equity and issuing debt.
6. Comprehensive Income: Definition & Example
Knowing the comprehensive income of a firm gives you an in-depth financial understanding of a firm. In this lesson, you'll learn what comprehensive income is as well as when and where it is reported.
7. Profit Potential: Definition & Overview
In this lesson, we will define profit potential and explain how the term is used. Learn how to calculate profit potential and how this can be used to identify potential business opportunities.
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