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Financial Modeling and Analytics

What is Financial Modeling vs Analytics?

Financial modeling and analytics is the combination of financial and data analysis. While modeling and analytics are typically considered completely different activities, there is actually quite a bit of overlap. Both require strong skills in math, Excel, information management, and organization. By incorporating data analytics, an analyst can generate much deeper insights.

 

Financial Modeling and Analytics

Additional Questions and Answers

CFI is 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:

  • What is are the types of financial models?
  • What is sensitivity analysis?
  • What is bookkeeping?
  • What are the most common valuation methods?

Example Excel Model

Below is a screenshot from one of CFI’s online analyst training and certification courses, offered 100% online.

To learn How to Build an Excel Model step-by-step, click on the image below.

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