Tag Archives: Financial Management

Payback Period

By | April 14, 2018

The basic characteristic of investment is that a stream of future cash flows follows accuracy outlay for a specified period. A rational investor would try to recoup his initial outlay from the cash flows in the quickest time possible during the economic time of the project. Payback period may be defined as the number of years required to… Read More »

Accounting Rate of Return (ARR)

By | April 13, 2018

Accounting Rate of Return (ARR) method is also known as average rate of return an average of the net profit after taxes over the whole of the economic life of the project is taken. Under this method, the performance is expected as a percentage of capital or investment. Accounting rate of return may be calculated according to any of the… Read More »

Functions of Financial Management

By | April 6, 2018

Functions of financial management can be divided into eight areas. A business manager has to concentrate on the following areas of the finance function: 1. Estimating Financial Requirements: The first task of any financial manager is to determine short-term and long-term financial requirement of his/her business. For this purpose, the financial manager will prepare a financial plan for… Read More »