Key Management Ratios: The Clearest Guide to the Critical Numbers that Drive Your Business

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Prentice Hall/Financial Times, 2006 - Business & Economics - 401 pages
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Business ratios are the figures that provide management with targets and standards for their organisation. They direct businesses towards the most beneficial long-term strategies, as well as towards effective decision making.

This book enables managers of different functions to work together towards achieving business goals. It links the return on financial resources into the day-to-day operating parameters of the business - skills which any manager from any background can implement.

Areas covered include:

the foundations

the cash flow cycle

financial leverage

measuring and operating performance

corporate valuation

investment ratios

There is now a revised edition of this book available and the isbn is 9780273719090

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About the author (2006)

Ciaran Walsh is Senior Specialist Finance at the Irish Management Institute, Dublin. He is trained both as an economist and an accountant and had 15 year's industry experience before joining the academic world.His work with senior managers over many years has enabled him to develop his own unique approach to training corporate finance. As a consequence, he has lectured in most European countries, and the Middle East. His main research interest is to identify and computerize the links that tie corporate growth and capital structure into stockmarket valuation.

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