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Four Key Tips to Build an Effective Financial Model

Four Key Tips to Build an Effective Financial Model

David Colver

30 years: Financial modelling

In this video, David explains some good practice methods for making the story that these models tell as effective as possible, with a key focus on cash flows.

In this video, David explains some good practice methods for making the story that these models tell as effective as possible, with a key focus on cash flows.

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Four Key Tips to Build an Effective Financial Model

9 mins 26 secs

Overview

For financial modelling to be effective, it must be clearly understood by all stakeholders involved. David outlines four steps to ensuring that financial models are clear, decluttered of any unnecessary information and accessible to all. He sums up why cash flows are one of the most important elements to any financial model and why small details such as printing format can make or break a project.

Key learning objectives:

  • Learn how to effectively tell a story through cash flows

  • Learn how to present cash flows directly

  • Understand how to present a model in a digestible way

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David Colver

David Colver

David Colver has spent the years since 1990 building Operis, which offers various kinds of financial advice about project finance. He started out in the 1980s at Rothschild, working in project finance and contributing analysis to deals of other kinds.