FIN 5400

Mergers and Acquisitions” Please respond to the following:

  • Discuss the concept of goodwill and the reason why balance sheets show it as an asset. Determine whether or not you believe that some companies deliberately inflate this number. Provide a rationale for your response.
  • Examine the Free Cash Flow to Equity approach (FCFE). Determine the essential aspects in which this approach differs from other models, as well as the most subjective part of using this approach. Provide a rationale for your response.

Derivatives” Please respond to the following:

  • * From the e-Activity, examine the derivatives that were involved in the financial collapse of 2008. Speculate on the most likely cause of the collapse. Support your position with one (1) example.
  • Imagine that you are the CFO of an MNC with a million dollar obligation payable in euros in 90 days. Determine the type of derivative that you would use to protect yourself against either a drop in the dollar or an increase in the euro. Provide a rationale for your decision.
0 replies

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply