# 13 Steps to exception presentation design (from http://michellebowden.com.au/)

Pace, Pace, Pace Lead WIIFM (What’s in it for me?) – Reduce Maintain Improve POO (Pacing Out Objectives) Frame –  (i.e. Agenda Other Speakers) What (from 4Mat) How (from 4Mat) – Other info “by the […]

# LIFO vs FIFO

LIFO FIFO higher COGS lower COGS lower taxes higher taxes lower net income higher net income lower inventory balances higher inventory balances higher cash flows (less tax paid out) lower cash flows (more tax paid […]

# CFA – Accounting Ratios

Liquidity ratios       Cash ratio is the same as Quick without the accounts receivable     Solvency ratios   Long term debt to equity =  total debt / total equity   Debt to […]

# CFA – Financial Reporting and Analysis – Understanding the Income Statement

LOS 32d An accelerated depreciation method is appropriate if a long term asset generates proportionally more of its economic benefits in the early years of its life. Straight line depreciation is appropriate when an assets […]

# CFA – Financial Reporting and Analysis – Understanding the Income Statement

LOS 32d An accelerated depreciation method is appropriate if a long term asset generates proportionally more of its economic benefits in the early years of its life. Straight line depreciation is appropriate when an assets […]

# CFA – Ethical & Professional Standards & Quantitative Methods – Probability Concepts

LOS 8a A random variable is an uncertain value determined by chance An outcome is the realization of a random variable An event is a set of one or more outcomes.  Two events that cannot […]

# CFA – Ethical & Professional Standards & Quantitative Methods – Statistical concepts and market returns

LOS 7a Descriptive statistics summarize the characteristics of a data set; inferential statistics are used to make probabilistic statements about a population based on a sample.   A population includes all members of a specified […]

# CFA – Ethical & Professional Standards & Quantitative Methods – Discounted Cash Flow Applications

LOS 6a NPV – The NPV is the present value of a projects future cash flows, discounted at the firms cost of capital, less the projects cost. NPV = PV of Cash Inflows – PV […]

# CFA – Ethical & Professional Standards & Quantitative Methods – The Time Value of Money

Calculator – Texus Instruments BAII Plus Calculator manual N      No of compounding periods I/Y    Interest rate per compounding period PV    Present Value FV    Future Value PMT  Annuity payments or constant periodic cash flow CPT  Compute […]

# TIPS

@if (HttpContext.Current.IsDebuggingEnabled) {      <span>Path</span> @this.VirtualPath }   How to add a css class to a Html.TextBox     <% using(Html.BeginForm()) { %> <div style=”width:500px; padding-top:15px;”> <span class=”loginleft”> <label for=”username” class=”largetext”>Email:</label>&nbsp;&nbsp; </span> <span class=”loginright”> <%= Html.TextBox(“email”, […]