Unit Title & code :- Financial reporting and analysis AAF042-6
Assignment number and title :- Assessment Two
Assignment type :- Written report
Weighting of assignment :- 60%
Size or length of assessment :- 3,000 words
AAF042-6 Financial Reporting And Analysis Assignment – UK .
Unit learning outcomes :-
1.Demonstrate the following knowledge and under standing:
Demonstrate a deep and systematic understanding and broad knowledge of the conceptual and regulatory frame works,concepts,standards and assumptions that underlie the preparation of published corporate reports in order to assess their usefulness for decision making.
2.Demonstrate the following skills and abilities:
Apply arange of analytical and interpretive skills to critically evaluate the annual corporate report and assess the impact of different concepts,regulations and alternative treatments on its usefulness for decision-making.
What am I required to do in this assignment?
You are to write a 3000-word report as though you were a consultant writing to the board of directors of a listed company of your choice from the Financial sector,which will be different from the main assignment.For your given company critically analyze why:
(i) the company’s corporate objectives have changed over the past 3 years and the key opportunities and major problems that the company has encountered over the past 3 years and is now facing going forward
(ii) Corporate Reporting is necessary in context of the capital markets
(iii) The share price moved(up,down or remain edroughly the same)on the day of publication
(iv) The balance sheet value was different to the market capitalization of the company on the day the annual accounts were published
(v) Corporate Governance is necessary in capital market