Finance

Assignment Brief for 353FIN International Finance

Assessment Information This assignment is designed to assess learning outcomes: 1. Analyse how the international dimension of finance affects the environment within which business operate and how it affects the decisions of the firm. 2. Compare the financial products available on international markets 3. Devise and apply appropriate strategies using derivatives to manage currency risk. …

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Investment Analysis (BEAM032J) coursework

Question 1 – Segment reporting data  Indicative length: between 600 and 800 words Hikma Pharmaceuticals plc is a British multinational pharmaceutical company which develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of branded and non-branded generic medicines. You are asked to comment on the firm’s business model and assess its risks and opportunities. The business model …

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FINANCIAL ENGINEERING 2020-21 Assignment One1

This is an individual piece of work Briefing This assignment provides you with the opportunity to learn how to apply swaps to financial problems. It is an example of the application of swaps in financial engineering and is representative of the kinds of uses market practitioners make of swaps (both interest rate swaps [as in …

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Coursework Questions Practice Scenario 2020/ 21 (Revised)

Three recently qualified Part 3 students, (including you!) have won an open architectural competition to design and see through to completion an archive and education centre building project for Leith Docks worth £2.2 million with a fee of £150,000. The project will be funded by the Forth Ports Authority. As a result of this you …

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ACCT3031 Financial Planning and Control SUMMATIVE ASSIGNMENT

Statement 1 ‘Tech companies need a different type of accounting.’ Bhimani, A. (2017). Financial Management for Technology Start-ups, p. 5. Statement 2 ‘For business, the value of the multiple perspectives introduced by stakeholder dialogue processes has been demonstrated time and again for companies. The priorities and strategies emerging from such processes turn out to be …

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Discussion – Budgeting, Cash Management, And Taxes

In this discussion, you will have an opportunity to make connections between your prior knowledge and the new content you are learning this week. Use your results from this week’s Build Your Proficiency diagnostic to provide context for your prior knowledge and consider the new content about the budgeting, banking, and income taxes as you …

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ACFI3217 ESSAY – IFRS Convergence Issues

Essay theme It is argued that even after a decade-and-half long period of their being “adopted” in Europe, the “convergence” to the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) remain challenging for many countries outside Europe. You are required, considering the above claim, write an ESSAY of about 1,250 word-length discussing critically why this has been the …

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Question 2: (minimum 500 words) how, in your opinion, IFRS further financialises our society (not business/ companies), and with what effects

Please consider how financialisation relates to arguments about the morality of markets (see for example the work of Michael Sandel here https://scholar.harvard.edu/sandel/home). Is our financial regulatory system, both domestically and internationally, dominated by the concerns of financial markets rather than broader issues of societal development and well-being? Are we measuring and standardising the right things? …

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Behavioural finance assignment

Present and critically evaluate the behavioural explanations of excess trading by stock market investors. (Assignments should be typed, using 1.5 spacing and an easy-to-read 12-point font. Assignments and dissertations/business projects must not exceed the word count indicated in the module handbook/assessment brief. The word count should:  Include all the text, including title, preface, introduction, …

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