Merging theory and practice into a comprehensive, highly-anticipated text
Corporate Finance continues its legacy as one of the most popular financial textbooks, with well-established content from a diverse and highly respected author team. Unique in its features, this valuable text blends theory and practice with a direct, succinct style and commonsense presentation. Readers will be introduced to concepts in a situational framework, followed by a detailed discussion of techniques and tools. This latest edition includes new information on venture finance and debt structuring, and has been updated throughout with the most recent statistical tables. The companion website provides statistics, graphs, charts, articles, computer models, and classroom tools, and the free monthly newsletter keeps readers up to date on the latest happenings in the field. The authors have generously made themselves available for questions, promising an answer in seventy-two hours.
Emphasizing how key concepts relate to real-world situations is what makes Corporate Finance a valuable reference with real relevance to the professional and student alike. Readers will gain insight into the methods and tools that shape the industry, allowing them to:
- Analyze investments with regard to hurdle rates, cash flows, side costs, and more
- Delve into the financing process and learn the tools and techniques of valuation
- Understand cash dividends and buybacks, spinoffs, and divestitures
- Explore the link between valuation and corporate finance
As the global economy begins to recover, access to the most current information and statistics will be required. To remain relevant in the evolving financial environment, practitioners will need a deep understanding of the mechanisms at work. Corporate Finance provides the expert guidance and detailed explanations for those requiring a strong foundational knowledge, as well as more advanced corporate finance professionals.
Wiley; September 2014
- ISBN: 9781118849323
- Edition: 4
- Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
- Title: Corporate Finance
- Author: Pierre Vernimmen; Pascal Quiry; Maurizio Dallocchio; Yann Le Fur; Antonio Salvi
About The Author
Pierre Vernimmen (deceased) was a founding member and first coordinator of the Finance Department at HEC, where he established himself as a leading academic in the field of corporate finance.?In 1973 he joined Paribas, initially as a private equity banker, moving onto the advisory business line which he set up and managed from 1993 until his death in 1996.
Pascal Quiry (Paris, France) is MD in the Corporate Finance department at BNP Paribas, and affiliate professor of finance at HEC.?Pascal is board member of the French Finance Association and member of the American Finance Association.
Yann Le Fur (Paris, France) is a senior associate in the Paris Corporate Finance department of Schroder Salomon Smith Barney, and a lecturer at HEC.
Maurizio Dallocchio (Milan, Italy) is former Dean of the leading Italian business school Bocconi (Milan) and Lehman Brothers Chair of Corporate Finance. He is also a board member of several listed and unlisted companies and is one of the most distinguished Italian authorities on finance.
Antonio Salvi (Milan, Italy) is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Bocconi and the University of Venice where he teaches Corporate Finance.