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Finance is the discipline concerned with the management of money and includes personal, corporate, and public finance. Though usually associated with asset and debt management in terms of investment banking, finance also includes other specializations like accounting and retirement planning.

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Seminar On Financial And Fiscal Planning

Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)
Campus Full time Part time 40 hours March 2018 Mexico Monterrey Queretaro Oaxaca Villahermosa + 4 more

That the participants have a broad overview of the financial management of a company in order to optimize the resources of it, detecting in a timely manner any situation that may affect the assets of the companies. With regard to fiscal management, the objective is that students learn to optimize the tax burden of companies, applying in an efficient manner the fiscal dispositions generating savings that benefit them in their cash flow. [+]

Duration 40 hours

General purpose:

That the participants have a broad overview of the financial management of a company in order to optimize the resources of it, detecting in a timely manner any situation that may affect the assets of the companies. With regard to fiscal management, the objective is that students learn to optimize the tax burden of companies, applying in an efficient manner the fiscal dispositions generating savings that benefit them in their cash flow.

Benefit:

That the participant:

Have a full command of what is administrative planning, allowing you to apply what you learned in business.Know the correct methodology to develop a fiscal strategy.Fully identify what tax evasion, avoidance and simulation is.Know what is the patrimony of a person and how is planned correctly to avoid incurring errors that affect your family in the future.Ways to transmit the family patrimony.Learn to develop administrative and fiscal strategies.Addressed to:... [-]

Seminar On Imports And Exports

Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)
Campus Full time Part time 60 hours March 2018 Mexico Monterrey Zapopan Queretaro Oaxaca + 4 more

The participant will be able to design the international marketing, logistics and distribution processes, which allow the participants to generate competitive advantages and therefore higher levels of production and adequate indexes of positioning in world markets. [+]

Duration 60 hours

General purpose:

The participant will be able to design the international marketing, logistics and distribution processes, which allow the participants to generate competitive advantages and therefore higher levels of production and adequate indexes of positioning in world markets.

Benefit:

Its eminently practical application, the inclusion of issues related to strategic alliances, international financial management, international negotiation.

Addressed to:Directors, Managers or Executives of: Foreign trade, imports, exports, logistics, distribution, international purchases, transportation, international services, international finance, customs agencies, projects; public officials with the international operation.Entrepreneurs or executives of companies involved in the practice of international commerce or business.Requirement:... [-]

Seminar On Government, Risk And Corporate Compliance

Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)
Campus Full time Part time 40 hours March 2018 Mexico Monterrey Oaxaca + 2 more

Raise practical ways of managing risk, comply with internal and external regulation and raise the quality of corporate governance within organizations, which translates into an intelligent scheme, focused on fulfilling the mission, vision and objectives set by a organization. By uniting the components and requirements of government, risk and compliance, this reduces costs, complexity, inconsistencies and workloads required for compliance, in such a way that the following topics are reviewed: risk management, internal control, security of the information, fraud prevention, federal law on protection of personal data, implementation of business continuity plans, Sarbanes Oxley Law and prevention of money laundering and financing of terrorism. [+]

Duration 40 hours

General purpose:

Raise practical ways of managing risk, comply with internal and external regulation and raise the quality of corporate governance within organizations, which translates into an intelligent scheme, focused on fulfilling the mission, vision and objectives set by a organization. By uniting the components and requirements of government, risk and compliance, this reduces costs, complexity, inconsistencies and workloads required for compliance, in such a way that the following topics are reviewed: risk management, internal control, security of the information, fraud prevention, federal law on protection of personal data, implementation of business continuity plans, Sarbanes Oxley Law and prevention of money laundering and financing of terrorism. At the end of the course participants will have the opportunity to immediately implement the tools and skills developed to achieve efficient risk management, governance and compliance.... [-]


Seminar On Finance For Non-Financial

Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)
Campus Full time Part time 40 hours March 2018 Mexico Monterrey Zapopan Ciudad Juárez Leon Saltillo Chihuahua Aguascalientes Culiacan Tijuana Ciudad Obregon Irapuato Oaxaca Nogales + 13 more

Train participants in the knowledge and practical use of the concepts, models and techniques of analysis and evaluation of investment alternatives and short, medium and long term financing in companies, as well as analyze and interpret the financial information needed to diagnose the effective situation of your business, with the purpose of obtaining a return that increases the value of the capital of the company. [+]

Duration 40 hours

General purpose:

Train participants in the knowledge and practical use of the concepts, models and techniques of analysis and evaluation of investment alternatives and short, medium and long term financing in companies, as well as analyze and interpret the financial information needed to diagnose the effective situation of your business, with the purpose of obtaining a return that increases the value of the capital of the company.

Benefit:

At the end of the workshop, the participant will be able to:

Analyze the financial information generated by the activities of the company.Understand the work of the administration and finance staff, and interact with them actively and thus give an integral value to their work and their person.Acquire greater and better knowledge about the financial management of a business and open opportunities to achieve a better managerial position.Addressed to:Average controls.Heads of area, managers, managers.Commercial, industrial and services sector, in general.Requirement:Basic algebraBasic management of Micro soft Excel.Reading and comprehension of texts in English.Bachelor's degree in business or engineering.Content:... [-]

Seminar In Cost Management

Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)
Campus Full time Part time 40 hours March 2018 Mexico Queretaro San Luis Potosi Ciudad Juárez Oaxaca + 4 more

The participant will identify cost generating areas and cost elements when producing an article or providing a service, using new trends in cost management, which facilitate business decision making. Through practical application, it will determine the cost (of products and / or services) with traditional systems and with current systems, to visualize the importance of strategic cost management in decision making and the competitiveness of companies. [+]

Duration 40 hours

General purpose:

The participant will identify cost generating areas and cost elements when producing an article or providing a service, using new trends in cost management, which facilitate business decision making. Through practical application, it will determine the cost (of products and / or services) with traditional systems and with current systems, to visualize the importance of strategic cost management in decision making and the competitiveness of companies.

Benefit:

The participant

Develop the knowledge and skills necessary to prepare, interpret and manage cost information.Apply various tools for efficient cost management.It will understand the cost information and use it as a basis in making financial decisions that require it.You will know the benefits of a cost-per-activity (ABC) system.You will know the advantages of using standard costs.Determine the cost of a product or service, to use as a basis for establishing its price.It will use various modern trends for strategic cost management.Addressed to:Non-financial executives, advisors or independent consultants who do not have an academic background in accounting and financial matters, or who having it need to know the new trends in the preparation, interpretation and administration of costs incurred by companies.Entrepreneurs, or business owners who want to know better the tools of cost accounting, to know what information should be generated in your company and how to use it to make better decisions.Any organization, except financial sectorRequirement:Degree or higherInterest in the subjectContent:... [-]

Finance For Managers

Adolfo Ibañez School of Management
Campus Full time 6 days May 2018 USA Miami

We combine the best faculty from two leading schools in finance in the world. The ESADE Master of Finance has been ranked by the Financial Times # 2 best financial program in the world in 2015, while Adolfo Ibáñez ranked # 1 as the best business school in the area of ​​finance by América Economía magazine. [+]

Objectives: Train participants in the reading and interpretation of the financial statements to understand the origin of profitability and control, through indicators of each business, the evolution of operations. Learn to detect problems and to question the operation of a business to propose corrections and improvements. Understand how to assemble relevant indicators for each business model and how to approximate the measurement of strategic dimensions that each company has. Learn to evaluate business, opportunities and decisions in the long term by measuring as much as possible its collateral effects and the generated profitability. Understand how a growing company is financed and how to avoid the illiquidity crises that the daily operation of a growing company generates. Uniqueness : The program combines the best faculty of two leading schools in finance in the world. Evade's Finance Master has been ranked by the Financial Times # 2 best finance program in the world in 2015, while Adolfo Ibáñez was ranked # 1 best business school in the area of ​​finance by AméricaEconomía magazine. The program brings together participants from all Ibero-America providing access to a unique network for investment opportunities, financing or experiences at the regional level. The professors, with Doctorates in the best universities in the world, also have very relevant experience in consultancy or are part of the directory in companies in Latin America. Real cases will be used so that the learning is applicable to the day to day and a commercial vision will be applied to the problems... [-]

Finance Training Courses

TrainUp
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA McKinney

Offering 2706 Finance training courses from 231 training providers including Lorman Education, NBI, Inc., SkillSoft. Browse instructor-led and virtual Finance training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. [+]

Financial Training Classes and Seminars

Offering 2706 Finance training courses from 231 training providers including Lorman Education, NBI, Inc., SkillSoft. Browse instructor-led and virtual Finance training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. Offering 1468 online e-learning Finance courses, available either online, CD/DVD, printed course manuals or recorded webcasts. TrainUp.com also offers the ability to request in-house or onsite Finance courses or train-the-trainer curriculum programs.

Almost every firm, government agency, and organization has one or more financial departments who oversee the preparation of financial reports, investment activities, payroll, accounting, bookkeeping and implementing cash management strategies. As computers are increasingly used to record and organize data, many financial departments are spending more time developing strategies and implementing the long-term goals of their organization. Since 1999, banks, insurance companies, and brokerage firms have been allowed to broaden their financial services. As a result, the demand for financial training has increased.... [-]


Business Continuity

University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Campus Part time 1 day June 2018 USA Tulsa Toledo + 1 more

A one-day event designed to give you the tools to plan for the next business disaster. [+]

The next natural disaster, IT glitch or terrorist attack could disrupt your business. Just how long could your company survive?

Predictions of a pandemic, devastation from recent hurricanes and tornadoes, employee fraud, computer viruses—no business can afford to discount the potential impact of such unforeseen events. Having an enterprise-wide Business Continuity Plan could mean the difference between recovering from a disruption of business operations and losing the business.

Whether you are part of the leadership team of a small to medium-sized company or senior management of a large corporation—you need to prepare for the next business crisis. And preparation is not just about surviving an IT outage but protecting business facilities, equipment, services, transportation, people, finances and more. A comprehensive continuity plan can put you in control when the next unexpected event threatens your business.... [-]


Advanced Project Management & Project Risk Management

University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Campus Part time 3 days March 2018 USA Tulsa Toledo + 1 more

If you manage projects every day and need advanced skills, this course is the second step for continued development for any project manager. [+]

We have revamped our Advanced Project Management Course—and now include Project Risk Management. Same great course; just more depth. Project Risk Management filters its way throughout the course, but has one intensive module dedicated to the topic as well.

If you manage projects every day and need advanced skills, this course is the second step for continued development for any project manager. For maximum course benefit, we strongly recommend that you attend the Developing Project Management Skills or an equivalent course and have at least one-year practical project management experience. Participants should review project management principles prior to attending this course.

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Strategic Financial Skills for the Energy Industry

Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University
Campus Part time 1 week September 2018 USA Dallas

The program is a concentrated, week-long course of study that begins late afternoon on Sunday and concludes at mid-afternoon on the following Friday. Most days consist of three class sessions and three small group discussions. [+]

A one-week seminar delivering a hands-on approach to mastering the essentials of the financial side of today's energy industry.The seminar draws middle- to senior-level attendees from many segments of the oil and gas industry and from a variety of functional areas within energy companies. You will meet and share ideas with executives from around the world. Much of your time during the program will be spent discussing industry issues with other program participants – in small discussion groups, in lively classroom sessions, over lunch, and in informal sessions back at the hotel.The program is a concentrated, week-long course of study that begins late afternoon on Sunday and concludes at mid-afternoon on the following Friday. Most days consist of three class sessions and three small group discussions. A typical workday starts with group discussions and ends with individual preparation late in the evening. It is important to note that this is an in-residence program. Past experience has shown that participants benefit greatly from the group interaction and concentrated experience that the in-residence format allows.Who Should Attend - Non-financial managers who want to achieve some degree of financial literacy in an energy industry setting - Financial managers who wish to sharpen their skills, broaden their base of knowledge, and relate their functional skills to a broader, general management context - The typical participant has more than five years of management experience - The age of attendees has generally ranged from the early 30s to the early 50s - Participants will be from... [-]


Financial Life Skills Retreat

University of California, Irvine - The Paul Merage School of Business
Campus 3 weeks February 2018 USA Irvine

The curriculum is designed to prepare your adult children for the responsibilities of wealth now and in the future. [+]

In response to a strong demand by many families like yours, The Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine plans to partner again with IFF Advisors, LLC a national consulting firm located in Orange County, to present a retreat for young adults focused on financial life skills. The sessions are presented by our faculty, who are some of the most experienced and talented academics and professionals in the field.

Previous faculty have included the Dean of the Business School, Prof. Andy Policano, national tax expert and Chairman of IFF Advisors, Douglas K. Freeman, J.D. LL.M., the national director of IFF’s Fiduciary Training Division, Victoria Collins, Ph.D., C.F.P., and the national director of IFF’s Family Enterprise Division, Lee Hausner, Ph.D.... [-]


Securitization/Structured Finance: Financing the Future

University of California, Irvine - The Paul Merage School of Business
Campus Part time 4 days March 2018 USA Irvine + 1 more

This core course enables attendees to experiment with transaction structure and to immerse themselves in a new way of thinking about finance. [+]

Securitization/Structured Finance: Financing the Future2008 Program Schedule – TBD

Securitization and structured finance jointly represent the fastest-growing, largest sector of the fixed-income market. They deal with non-recourse financing pieces of the corporation balance in various forms: Asset-Backed Securities (ABS), Mortgage-Backed Securities (MBS), Collateralized Debt Obligations (CDOs) and Asset-Backed Commercial Paper (ABCP).

This core course enables attendees to experiment with transaction structure and to immerse themselves in a new way of thinking about finance. This workshop is targeted towards finance professionals, public or private project managers and planners, accountants and auditors who want to gain fundamental knowledge of structured finance and to broaden their risk horizons. It also has value to private equity, venture capital and hedge fund managers seeking a fresh understanding of value and risk.... [-]


Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement

California State University Long Beach College of Business Administration
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Long Beach

This course will equip you with the current facts you need to prepare for a financially secure retirement. You will learn how to protect your hard-earned money from inflation, income taxes, and erosion due to possible long-term health care needs. [+]

Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement

This course will equip you with the current facts you need to prepare for a financially secure retirement. You will learn how to protect your hard-earned money from inflation, income taxes, and erosion due to possible long-term health care needs. Methods for how to use the conservative approach to wise money management and the lifestyle issues facing retirees will also be covered.

Topics Include

How to retire early Planning for a successful retirement How to "inflation-proof" retirement income How to minimize health care cost

Instructor

Lisa McElravey, is a registered representative of Financial Network Investment Corporation, member SIPC, a full-service broker/dealer and Registered Investment Advisor.... [-]


Portfolio Management

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Campus Part time 5 days September 2018 USA Chicago Philadelphia United Kingdom London Spain Madrid Singapore + 7 more

Although the program primarily focuses on quantitative strategies in U.S. equities, the basic principles can be applied to other assets and to the international arena. [+]

This program examines the latest research on investment strategies. Although the program primarily focuses on quantitative strategies in U.S. equities, the basic principles can be applied to other assets and to the international arena.

The program will expose investment professionals both to fundamental concepts in portfolio management and to cutting-edge research – including new research in behavioral finance. Starting with the building blocks of risk and return, the seminar discusses building quantitative strategies, assessing and controlling investment risk, implementing strategies, and minimizing trading costs. Participants will also tackle a case study designed around the use of portfolio software for asset management. The case study will illustrate the various methodologies presented during the program, including the use of factor models for asset management. The last day of the program is devoted to the increasingly important hedge fund industry.... [-]


Financial Analysis for NonFinancial Managers

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Campus Part time 5 days September 2018 USA Chicago Philadelphia United Kingdom London Spain Madrid Singapore + 7 more

This program will enhance your ability to understand financial reports, better communicate with financial officers in your organization, evaluate your unit's financial performance, and make sound financial decisions. [+]

This five-day program will enhance your ability to understand financial reports, better communicate with financial officers in your organization, evaluate your unit's financial performance, and make sound financial decisions.

The purpose of this course is to help nonfinancial managers interpret data from financial reports, including balance sheets, income statements, budgets, and divisional performance reports and make better business decisions based upon this information. The program will teach the analysis of historical performance of financial reports and forecasting financial performance.

Participants will be better able to communicate the financial goals and performances of their departments to outside sources. They will improve their understanding and be able to use financial language to communicate with others, including financial managers in their organizations.... [-]