CFI’s Financial Modeling Best Practices eBook is free and available for anyone to download as a pdf. The eBook is a comprehensive guide on excel modeling formatting, popular valuation techniques, and effective communication of your analysis. Originally created as a resource for our Financial Modeling Competition, it is now available for all!
The official Financial Model Best Practices eBook from the Corporate Finance Institute is an 84-page summary of standards to follow when creating a financial model. The standards will provide you with a framework to follow and help you communicate effectively the findings from your model. We hope you find this book useful in assisting you with attaining your future goals.
CFI’s Financial Modeling Best Practices ebook is divided into five chapters. Below is a detailed breakdown of what’s included in each chapter.
Below is a quick overview of the Table of Contents of the eBook:
Financial Modeling Best Practices ebook
1. Financial Modeling
What is Financial Modeling
Types of Financial Models
Financial Modeling Best Practices
Financial Modeling Skills
List of Excel shortcuts
Excel Formulas cheat sheet
Advanced Excel Formulas
Investment banking PitchBook
5. Data Visualization
Overview of Dashboards and Data
Visualization Types of Graphs
Football Field Chart
Excel Waterfall Chart
CFI’s Financial Modeling Best Practices ebook is a great guide on how to create a professional Model. Whether you are a student or professional, this book is a great way to get a lot of information in one highly organized format.
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