ISBN 9788120343412,Strategic Financial Management

Strategic Financial Management



PHI learning Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9788120343412

ISBN-10 8120343417


Number of Pages 432 Pages
Language (English)


Due to changing business scenario, businesses need to manage their economic resources efficiently to secure a stable position in the market. This is possible when financial management techniques are blended with strategic management concepts. This book on strategic financial management discusses the basics of strategic management as well as financial management and explains how businesses can formulate strategies to pursue their financial objectives and strengthen their financial position. The book is divided into five sections. Section I introduces the students to the fundamentals of strategic management and financial management. Section II explains the techniques of portfolio tools, Markowitz modern portfolio theory, capital asset pricing model, factor models and arbitrage pricing theory. Section III discusses investment decision under risk and uncertainly, corporate strategy and high technology investment. Section IV focuses on tools and techniques of analysis and interpretation of financial statements, corporate valuation and value-based management. Section V dwells on contemporary issues in strategic financial management such as corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions. The book is intended as a text for the postgraduate students of management. Besides, students pursuing professional courses such as chartered accountancy, MFC, as well as professionals in the corporate sector will also find the book quite useful. KEY FEATURES : Provides solved practical problems and examples for better comprehension of the concepts. Gives several tables, flow charts and diagrams to make the concept clear. Includes chapter-end questions and problems to test the knowledge of students. Supports theory with caselets to put the matter in right perspective.