Financial Modeling Tools

What Are Financial Modeling Tools?

Financial modeling tools are templates and pre-built models that can be used as a starting point for performing analysis. Beyond templates, other tools include softward and programming languages (such as VBA) that can be used to increase automation and ensure the quality and standards of models are held to the highest level. The most common tool is simply Microsoft Excel.

Example Excel Model

Below is a screenshot from one of CFI’s online analyst training and certification courses.  To how how to build an excel model step-by-step, click on the image below.

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Additional Questions and Answers

CFI is a the official global provider of financial modeling and valuation analyst FMVA Designation. CFI's mission is to help anyone become a world-class financial analyst and has a wide range of resources to help you along the way. In order to become a great financial analyst, below are some additional questions and answers for you to explore further:

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