Basics of Accounting

Short course description The focus of the course is to provide participants with an introduction to accounting basics. It highlights the role of financial and  managerial accounting for effective decision-making and control. It also addresses some common pitfalls when making important decisions and ways to overcome them. What to expect ■ Introduction to Financial Accounting […]

Foundations of Finance

Short course description This course covers the fundamental building blocks of financial decision-making. It focuses on financial markets and how they are shaped by digitalization. Furthermore, it deals with strategic issues typically faced by managers, such as determining the cost of capital, capital budgeting and valuation techniques. What to expect ■ Financial Markets and Digitalization […]

Current Topics in Finance

Short course description This course covers relevant and current financial topics from a corporate perspective. A mix of case studies, class discussions and topical lectures will provide participants with a solid understanding of how companies deal on a managerial level with financial issues in a complex business environment. What to expect ■ Financial Planning ■ […]

Management Control Systems

Short course description The aim of this course is to provide participants with a hands-on understanding of the design and use of common management control systems. This includes discussion of the planning and budgeting process, financial and non-financial performance measurement, and questions of target setting and performance evaluation. Participants learn about the usefulness of management […]

Fintech & Risk Management

Short course description This course introduces participants to Fintech, the emerging world of applications, concepts, developments, business models and companies at the interface of Finance and Technology. It covers the main Fintech areas, and it is based on case discussions and lectures. Additionally the course emphasizes the role of risk management in a modern corporate […]

Monte Carlo Simulation

Short course description This course introduces participants to a powerful tool that enables decision-makers to address uncertainty explicitly overcoming the weaknesses of the more traditional scenario analysis approach. What to expect Using Monte Carlo Simulations for enhanced: ■ Cost-based decision-making ■ Cost Control ■ Capital budgeting related decisions