An Introduction to Institutions, Management & Investments (International ed of 10th Revised ed)

An Introduction to Institutions, Management & Investments (International ed of 10th Revised ed)

By: Herbert B. Mayo (author)Paperback

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AN INTRODUCTION TO INSTITUTIONS, MANAGEMENT & INVESTMENTS, 10E, International Edition offers a proven "modular" approach to help users learn finance concepts quickly and easily. The text offers a strong finance foundation focusing on Internet resources and sample number problems, cases, and calculator solutions using a Microsoft(R) Excel(R) appendix. The text introduces the time value of money using three approaches to reinforce the concept--interest tables, financial calculator keystrokes, and investment analysis calculator software created specifically for the Mayo books.

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Dr. Herbert Mayo teaches finance at The College of New Jersey and is a former Director of Accreditation. A well-respected author and experienced educator, he has written several successful books focusing on critical finance issues and today's investment opportunities. He earned his PhD from Rutgers University and his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


Preface. 1. An Introduction to Basic Finance. Part I: FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS. 2. The Role of Financial Markets and Financial Intermediaries. 3. Investment Banking. 4. Securities Markets. 5. The Federal Reserve. 6. International Currency Flows. Part II: FINANCIAL TOOLS. 7. The Time Value of Money. 8. Risk and Its Measurement. 9. Analysis of Financial Statements. Part III: CORPORATE FINANCE. 10. Forms of Business and Corporate Taxation. 11. Break-Even Analysis and the Payback Period. 12. Leverage. 13. Cost of Capital. 14. Capital Budgeting. 15. Forecasting. 16. Cash Budgeting. 17. Management of Current Assets. 18. Management of Short-Term Liabilities. 19. Intermediate-Term Debt and Leasing. Part IV: INVESTMENTS. 20. The Features of Stock. 21. Stock Valuation. 22. The Features of Long-Term Debt-Bonds. 23. Bond Pricing and Yields. 24. Preferred Stock. 25. Convertible Securities. 26. Investment Returns. 27. Investment Companies. Part V: DERIVATIVES. 28. Options: Puts and Calls. 29. Futures and Swaps. Appendix A: Interest Factors for the Future Value of One Dollar. Appendix B: Interest Factors for the Present Value of One Dollar. Appendix C: Interest Factors for the Future Value of an Annuity of One Dollar. Appendix D: Interest Factors for the Present Value of an Annuity of One Dollar. Appendix E: Using Excel to Solve Financial Problems. Appendix F: Answers to Selected Problems.

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  • publication date: 21/06/2011
  • ISBN13: 9781111820640
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 656
  • ID: 9781111820640
  • weight: 1044
  • ISBN10: 1111820643
  • edition: International ed of 10th Revised ed

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