European Institute of Management and Finance | Interpretation of Financial Information
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Interpretation of Financial Information


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Course Overview


Financial statements are essential documents, filed by every company doing business. They represent management’s view of the value and health of their company. But just how accurate are these reports? Is the management’s view trustworthy, biased, neutral or overly optimistic? This webinar will introduce a framework that helps to fully analyze any company’s financial statements and reveal its true condition and value.


The webinar we will make use of key financial ratios and how these can be used to read the financial statements of a company. The outcome of this webinar will be the analysis and understanding of the three main financial statements produced by all businesses.



Training Objectives


By the end of this programme participants will be able to:

  • Read the financial statements
  • Evaluate the business performance and financial position
  • Understand the most important ratios
  • Interpret financial statements using ratio analysis



Training Outline


The company’s financial statements

  • The basic financial statements and their meaning
  • The most important items on financial statements and how can be used to the analysis of a business


Financial Ratios: How to read financial information

  • Profitability ratios
  • Liquidity ratios
  • Efficient use of resources
  • Financial position


Interpret and analyze ratios

  • The meaning of each ratio
  • Whether a ratio is better or worse as compared to a comparative ratio



Training Style

  • Illustration of key terms and concepts
  • The webinar will have both a theoretical and practical framework with real examples drawn from actual companies, local and international



CPD Recognition


This programme may be approved for up to 1 CPD units in Accounting Standards. Eligibility criteria and CPD Units are verified directly by your association, regulator or other bodies which you hold membership.



Participant Profile


  • Anyone who is employed to an accounting and finance department
  • AAT students
  • Business owners