BCOR 2200 Chapter 1. Introduction. Chapter 1 Outline:. A Quick Look Business Finance and The Financial Manager Forms of Business Organization The Goal of Financial Management The Agency Problem and Control of the Corporation Financial Markets and the Corporation. 1.1 A Quick Look
Four Basic Areas of Finance
(We will go through each of these…)
Lets go over these in more detail
Marketing, Management, Accounting, Systems…
First talk about Stakeholders:
So what is the goal of financial management?
Managers vs. Stockholders:
Firms raise money by selling securities:
Investors value securities based on:
Two Components of Liquidity:
Consider the liquidity of:
What kind of markets have brokers? What kind have dealers?
Financial Statement Analysis