The main benefits of financial modeling are: (1) the ability to forecast and plan a business, (2) the ability to value a business or company, (3) to help raise capital such debt or equity, (4) to analyze mergers, acquisitions, and other corporate development opportunities, (5) to analyze investments such as stocks and bonds, and (6) to better understand how a business works.
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:
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