Corporate business finance denotes all the business plans related with finance and business strategies that the business houses generally undertake to develop and manage their capital assets. The term also deals with the best possible use of capital assets.
Generally the term corporate business finance includes a lot of business activities.
The following factors are included in corporate finance:
Offering company shares
Merging with other companies
Generating funds for new plans
All the above written activities are an essential part of corporate business finance. The professionals from the field of business finance are in high demand because they are very important to continue with these activities.
Some of these professionals are:
Corporate financial experts.
The corporate business finance has become much more relevant in the modern scenario. Globalization has caused the unification of all the isolated markets of the world and because of this, the companies are growing at a rapid rate. The companies are getting a larger market for their products. At the same time, as the global market has become almost united the business houses are getting the chance to make use of the money and other resources of the international community.
The decisions related to corporate business finance are of two types which are termed as short-term decisions and long-term decisions. All the decisions and strategies which are related to the capital investment are regarded as the long-term decisions. There are several factors coming under the premise of capital investment.
Following are some examples of those factors:
Identify the projects that deserve investment
Taking decision about the amount of investment
Selecting the instrument to generate funds like bond or equity
Deciding over the mode of payment to the investors
The decisions, which are related to the management of working capital are called the short-term decisions.
Two prime factors which are related to the short-term decision and strategy making are:
According to the above written factors, the main activities of the short-term decisions are:
Supervising the cash
Last Updated on : 1st August 2013