This newly revised course has shifted online into two, half-day, live, instructor-led sessions. We recognize that online learning a vastly different experience from an in-person seminar and our instructors have adapted the interactive sessions to include regularly scheduled breaks and digital breakout rooms for group discussions. Our goal is to make your experience more convenient as we navigate the new reality of virtual learning.
May 16, 2022, 8:30am - 12:30pm
May 17, 2022, 2021, 8:30am - 12:30pm
Analyzing financial statements is no easy task. This seminar focuses on how to analyze financial statements, in particular the lesser known techniques which are becoming more and more important in a world with multiple reporting standards including International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE).
Participants will review the proper situations in which to use straightforward financial ratio analysis. They will also learn about adjustments that must be made to statements prior to the use of ratios so financial analysis techniques can be applied effectively, and other measures which must be taken into account, to arrive at a detailed assessment of a company’s financial health.
- Challenges to financial statement analysis due to IFRS/ASPE
- Advanced ratio analysis, DuPont Analysis
- Altman’s Z-score and Springate Z-score
- Financial predictors of company bankruptcy
- Receivables, inventory, fixed assets and leases
WHO WILL BENEFIT
Financial professionals looking to enhance their ability to evaluate the health of financial statements, accounting and finance managers, senior managers, directors, analysts, senior analysts, VPs of Finance, CFOs and bankers.