Case study: reviewing company accounts

Professional Development

Overview

This course helps delegates understand and interpret what the financial statements of a company are telling the readers. It is suitable for administrators who have to review company accounts for reasonableness and accuracy.


Suitable For

This session is suitable for those people who are relatively new to the finance industry, but have some knowledge of double entry bookkeeping and financial statements.

2 CPD hours
2 hours
Jersey

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Learning Outcomes

Having attended this course, delegates will:

  • Understand how the profitability and wealth of a company are shown
  • Look out for key areas where the knowledge as an administrator should be reflected in the financial statements
  • Have more confidence in dealing with accounts and figures


SESSION CONTENT

  • We will analyse a set of company accounts taking into account macroeconomic conditions and ratio analysis
  • By applying ratio analysis to a set of company accounts it enhances a company‚Äôs ability to understand where some weaknesses lie within a business. It is also a key feature of the whole decision-making process from an internal and external perspective