Emerging and Continuing Conundrums in Cost of Capital

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Emerging and Continuing Conundrums in Cost of Capital

Speaker: Ashok Abbott, PhD, Associate Professor of Finance

  • Format

    Video

  • Level

    Advanced

  • Duration

    1h 15m

This video will explore the cost of capital challenges practitioners confront as new research and resources collide with time tested approaches.

Learning outcomes

  • Attendees will learn:
  • What is the best proxy for a risk-free rate?
  • Is a buildup model acceptable?
  • Can your estimate of unsystematic risk benefit from an analytical framework?
  • What is the right investment time horizon for determining cost of capital?
  • Navigating the options within the DP Navigator
  • The continuing size premium debate

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Overview

This video will explore the cost of capital challenges practitioners confront as new research and resources collide with time tested approaches.

Professional development

All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Prerequisites:Extensive forensic accounting, business valuation, or litigation knowledge or experience.
Programme level:Advanced
Duration:1h 15m
Format:Video
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

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£35.00 (CIMA members only)

£45.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Speaker

  • Ashok Abbott, PhD, Associate Professor of Finance

    Ashok Abbott is a tenured Associate Professor of Finance at West Virginia University in Morgantown, West Virginia. Ashok received his M.B.A. and Ph.D. in Finance from Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. His Ph.D. dissertation title was "The Valuation Effects of Tax Legislation in Corporate Sell-offs.” Prof. Abbott provides analytical and research support to members of legal and valuation community. He has served as an expert witness in State and Federal Court for depositions, hearings, and trials. His recent assignments include working with S&P, Duff & Phelps, and Willamette Management Associates. Prof. Abbott supports valuation practitioners and litigators with quantitative research, statistical analysis and economic modeling. His statistical capabilities include sampling and research design, testing for statistical significance, modeling and estimation and regression and time series analysis. He works closely with litigation teams, presenting them with his independent analysis of financial and economic data. He also provides a professional critique of the opposing expert's analysis.

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