Category: Advanced Certificate

Corporate Finance

What you will study An introduction to corporate finance Valuation of bonds and common stocks Making investment decisions with the Net Present Value (NPV) rule Risk, return and the cost of capital Capital budgeting: strategy, project analysis and performance measurement…

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Behavioural Economics and Finance

What you will study An introduction to economics and quantitative methods for finance Financial markets, institutions, instruments and regulation Behavioral versus traditional finance perspectives on individual behaviour Key themes and issues in neuro-economics Theories of decision-making Theories of human motivation…

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International Taxation

What you will study The international law of taxation: basic terminology, institutions and actors The history of the international tax regime General principles in international tax law Sources of the international law of taxation Tax law and other areas of…

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Personal Financial Planning

What you will study Consumer and retail market factors and trends  Financial protection planning and solutions Fundamentals of financial planning Analysis of personal financial standing and goals Pension schemes: Defined Benefit (DB) and Defined Contribution (DC) schemes External factors influencing…

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Forensic Accounting

What you will study Corporate governance and business ethics Types of financial crime: market abuse, insider dealing, money laundering, corruption, bribery Types of corporate fraud: criminal activity in company management and administration Forensic psychology: psychological theory and real life criminal…

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Performance Management

What you will study A revision of costing in management accounting Specialist costing techniques: activity-based costing (ABC), target costing and life-cycle costing Specialist management accounting techniques: throughput accounting and environmental accounting Considering relevant costs in short-term decisions Sensitivity analysis and…

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Taxation (UK)

What you will study An introduction to the UK tax system Income Tax Property and Investment Income National Insurance Pensions Capital Gains Tax (CGT) Inheritance Tax Corporation Tax Value Added Tax (VAT) Duties and responsibilities of a tax adviser Key…

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