Business Valuation and Acquisitions

Management reporting


Business Valuation and Acquisitions

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level


  • Duration

    1h 30m

Designed for business and finance professionals, this course will teach you the essentials in business valuation and acquisitions.

Learning outcomes

  • Determine assets and earnings bases for valuing a business, including intangible assets.
  • Assess market conditions that cause actual values (share prices) to differ from those calculated using cash, earnings, or asset bases.
  • Evaluate business values using the capital asset pricing model (CAPM).

£39.00 (CIMA members only)


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Product information


How can you add value to your business?

Financial management is fundamentally about creating and managing value, the importance of what "value" is, and knowing what drives it. In this course, you will learn how to use financial statements to value a business, the differences between a share value and a share price, and how "risk" can be measured for an investment.

Value added topics

  • Earnings based valuation
  • Asset based valuation
  • Intangible Assets
  • Stock market efficiency
  • How risk influences return
  • CAPM

Gain experience with detailed exercises

The practical hands-on exercises use real-world examples and are designed to give you insights into business valuation and acquisitions and to help you get a deeper understanding of the variables in business valuation to make the right decisions.

This is a standalone course but if you're interested in more of this type of learning while earning a designation, explore the CGMA® Finance Leadership Program.

Who should take this course?

  • Global accounting and finance professionals
  • Management accounting professionals
  • Controllers
  • CFOs
  • Finance vice presidents
  • Finance directors
  • CPAs and CAs

Professional development

This Course - Online offers 1.5 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Programme level:Advanced
Duration:1h 30m
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£39.00 (CIMA members only)


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