Since the adoption of “the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” in 2015, it has been observed that a lot of initiatives have been taken to meet the goals and achieve targets of sustainable development goals (SDGs). Governments are making policies and introducing legislation, corporations are showing their efforts to meet the needs of the 2030 Agenda through their corporate sustainability reports (CSR). However, a lot needs to be done and nations are lagging in their targe
Albert Einstein said, “In the middle of difficulty opportunity lies.” The consensus among the nations on sustainable development goals is the opportunity to abridge the shortcomings in our national policies, global businesses, and investment focus areas. To achieve the goals and objectives of the SDGs we must use our resources wisely as there will never be enough resources to put separate funding for all the problems at once. Like all other sectors, the investment sector is a
Knowing how to sell a company is a kind of art. Sometimes it's not just the passion that drives entrepreneurs and the purpose of venture capital funds, it's also the name of the game. The selling price on the one hand should reflect the value of the company at a given time and on the other hand produce conditions of mutual profit between the seller and the buyer and all the stakeholders involved. Determining the value of a company is critical to all parties in a transaction.
There's a belief that DCF and real options based valuations are competing methods and therefore, in a way, mutually exclusive. But this belief is wrong and both methods have their merits side-by-side. Once one accepts that a company's value has both a DCF component and an uncertain growth options component, it will become more clear how various businesses are priced. Hence, there are two things that must be clarified regarding DCF and complex methods, such as real options and
Making good decisions is important, both for our personal lives and for investments we want to make. Because the decisions we make today have a significant impact on our future, It is essential to start making better decisions now. For all those who are exploring ideas and considering what projects to invest in, I'll expand your way of decision-making, by adding another angle to the static techniques from corporate finance which are widely used. Traditionally, we assess the a