Valuation of Goodwill for CA / CFA / CMA Exams

Learn Various methods of Valuation of Goodwill of a Business
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 41 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 9/2015 English

Course Description

Welcome to the course Valuation of Goodwill.

Valuation is an exercise adopted to know the value of the business. Through this exercise, we will try to arrive at the value of the business. It is this value which is taken as base for negotiation in Mergers and Acquisitions.

So, how do we value the business?

Value of business is nothing but value of shares.

Value of shares are represented by its tangible and intangible assets and intangible asset includes Goodwill.

Goodwill greatly influences the value of a business and hence this course.

In this course, you will learn

a) What is Goodwill?

b) How to arrive at the value of Goodwill?

c) What are the determining factors of Goodwill?

d) What are the methods for computing Goodwill?

This course is structured in self paced learning style.

Theoretical concepts followed by Case studies approach structure is used for presenting the course content.

Free hand writing style is adopted for active involvement of instructor.

Take this course to understand Valuation of Goodwill.

What are the requirements?

  • Basics of Accounting
  • Basics of Financial Management

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand What is Valuation
  • Understand Limitations of Valuation
  • Understand Valuation of Goodwill
  • Understand Factors determining Valuation of Goodwill
  • Understand Methods of Valuation of Goodwill

Who is the target audience?

  • Students interested in understanding Valuation aspects in Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Students pursing MBA Finance, CA / CMA / CS / CFA / CPA / CIMA

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Section 1: Introduction
Limitation of Valuation
Section 2: Valuation of Goodwill
Goodwill computation methods
Future maintenable profit
Future Maintainable Profit Trend Analysis and Adjustments
Capital Employed
Normal Rate of Return
Valuation Methods
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Instructor Biography

I am a Chartered Accountant with tonnes of passion for teaching.

I teach Financial Management & Strategic Financial Management for Chartered Accountancy, Cost and Management Accountancy and Company Secretary students in Ernakulam, India. I also hold Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration in Finance from Symbiosis, Pune and Bachelors in Commerce, from Loyola College, Chennai.

I worked in State Bank of India as Assistant Vice President - Credit for a period of four years after which i started my Chartered Accountancy Practice. During the stint in State Bank of India, I worked on credit proposals of Mid Corporate Units and gained good experience in Financial Analysis, Risk Assessment, Viability Study, Evaluating business models, Project Finance, Working Capital Management, etc.

I conduct work shops for Entrepreneurs, Chartered Accountancy / Cost and Management Accountancy Students on the topics like Project Finance, Credit Risk Assessment, Entrepreneurship Development, Finance for Non Finance Executives, etc.

I love teaching and i want fundamentals of accounting and finance to reach students and so i am here.

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