Posted: November 20th, 2022
Main task (Task 1.3: Written Assignment)
Financial Analysis Assignment
This coursework is the MAIN LEARNING VEHICLE for financial analysis segment of this course.
First you need to decide what sort of company you want to investigate. While choosing a company, make sure it follows IFRS. We suggest that you to
Important- if the ‘company’ we are using is actually a group of companies, then always use the Group or Consolidated information. Ignore the ‘Company’ information which only represents the parent or holding company.
Please give references of Annual reports with page numbers, and books, journals and articles for concepts.
Detailed Assessment Criteria:
Standard formatting requirements as mentioned in the students’ handbook. Total marks available per section:
General information about company
It can incorporate the segment reporting of the company
Analysis of Cash Flow Statement
View on operating, investing and financing activities of the company
Report and conclusion
Word count, proper formatting, referencing, appropriate conclusion TOTAL (worth 10%)
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One page summary of the entire analysis to guide potential investor if he should invest in this company
Analysis of accounts
Theoretical aspects, including reference to theory and a bibliography.
Performance should be discussed from perspective of the different stakeholders, using a relevant range of ratios. A comparison should be made of the current and prior year using ratios.
Analysis of current economic situation as applied to industry sector in which your company is operating.
To achieve a higher grade, you must include all of the above, plus your document should be professionally submitted:
Excellent range of ratios and discussion of relevance from academic and business perspectives. Evidence of reading from a variety of sources. Large range of company data and excellent analysis of company culture
Guidelines for writing one page Executive Summary of the financial status of the company: Audience is a potential investor who only has time to read a single page of advice but needs to know the relevant facts. It’s a single page of text, 500 words max, the style is `report’ – grammatically correct but concise and to the point
± 10% is allowed).
All refencing and citations require Harvard referencing style.
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