The essential CFO : a corporate finance playbook / by Bruce Nolop
By: Nolop, Bruce.Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2012Description: xxvii, 349 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781118173046 .Subject(s): CFOs | Chief financial officersOnline resources: Download as an eBook
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STRATEGY: Articulating a strategic plan -- Communicating and achieving alignment -- Assessing enterprise risks -- CAPITAL ALLOCATIONS: Estimating the cost of capital -- Prioritizing capital investments -- Considering dividends and repurchases -- MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS: Identifying acquisition candidates -- Evaluating acquisition candidates -- Executing a merger or acquisitions -- Executing divestitures and spinoffs -- Responding to takeover offers -- FUNDING: Establishing capital structure objectives -- Developing financing strategies -- Ensuring short-term liquidity -- Obtaining long-term financing -- PERFORMANCE: Driving business performance -- Providing planning and analysis -- Managing financial risks and taxes -- ACCOUNTING AND CONTROLS: Establishing accounting processes -- Communicating financial results -- Implementing Sarbanes-Oxley -- Reinforcing compliance and controls -- LEADERSHIP: Achieving finance transformation -- Developing financial talent
Discusses strategies, techniques and best practices for CFOs to employ in each of seven core areas of responsibility: strategy, capital allocations, mergers and acquisitions, funding, performance, accounting and controls, and leadership. Aims to provide a framework or "playbook" for CFOs to use when planning and executing their critical goals.