ACF 103 Fundamentals of Finance

Welcome everyone
I hope you find this course interesting and enjoyable. Although we will be looking at finance from a business perspective, the principles we cover have application to our everyday activities. We all need money, and we all need to know how to handle it in a way the provides what we need when we need it.

Here is the course material:

Course MIP: ACF103-MIP 2018 MIP

Tables of Present and future value factors: FV-PV interest factor tables

Some useful formulae: Some useful formulae

Course powerpoints: Van H-Wac Ch 01 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 02 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 03 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 04 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 05 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 06 Mgt Work Cap ratios 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 07 amended 2018 cash flow-cash budgets Van H-Wac Ch 08 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 09 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 10 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 11 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 12 amended 2018Van H-Wac Ch 13 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 15 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 16 amended 2018 Van H-Wac Ch 17 amended 2018

Course tutorial problems: ACF 103 Tutorial 1 Qns 2018 ACF 103 Tutorial 2-3 Qns 2018 ACF 103 Tutorial 4 Qns 2018 ACF 103 Tutorial 5 Qns 2018 ACF 103 Tutorial 6 Qns 2018 ACF 103 Tutorial 7 Qns 20138 ACF 103 Tutorial 8 Qns 2018 ACF 103 Tutorial 9 Qns 2018 ACF 103 Tutorial 10 Qns 2018

Homework problems: ACF 103 Homework problems 2018

Solutions to tutorial problems (These will be posted as each tutorial is completed): ACF 103 Tutorial 1 Solns 2018 ACF 103 Tutorial 2-3 Solns 2018 ACF 103 Tutorial 4 Solns 2018

Useful supplementary material:

These files give an alternative explanation of the Management of Working Capital material: Ch 10 ppt examples – Relaxing Credit Standards Qns&solns

Alternative book chapters: Gitman(6e)-14 WC&CA Mgt Gitman(6e)-15 Curr Liab Mgt

Alternative  power points:  Gitman_Ch14 MY AMENDMENTS 2017 Gitman_Ch15 MY AMENDMENTS 2017  

tutorial questions  Gitman Ch 14-15 Qns


Slides for Lecture for Monday 7/5/18

Hi Guys,

Attached are the slides for Monday’s lecture. There is no prior reading for this, but please make sure you have read the first 3 chapters of the text book and make sure you have read chapter 5 for Tuesday’s lecture.

GWD Financial instruments

I shall upload slides for the rest of next week’s lectures, along with required reading, over the weekend.