Financial modeling guidelines are a set of rules, principles, or best practices that should be followed when building a model. Examples include formatting, layout, structure, placement of assumptions and inputs, formulas and functions, outputs, cases, scenarios, sensitivity analysis and much more. CFI includes many guidelines in our financial modeling courses and encourages you to explore them in more detail.
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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