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Picture yourself in the hottest luxury car around. With a full tank of gas, you are cruising through a beautiful part of the countryside. There are open fields full of colorful wildflowers, and in the background are beautiful, majestic mountains. There is not a cloud in the sky, and the road is all yours - there is not a soul around (not even the sheriff to catch you speeding). Your destination: heaven on earth. But there is just one problem: You have never traveled through this area before. To make
Equity business firms are professional businesses that organize and arrange capital from various investors
. They then identify companies which are failing and need to be bought or restructured. Once their minimum criterion is met, they invest in these companies on the understanding that the companies will be improved and sold for a profit. If the companies are not sold for a profit, they will be used as an income generating mechanism for the investors.
The different Perspectives
There is a new buzzword in the business world. Private equity firms have gained
Business equity should be of interest to all those people who make it their business to deal with finance. Essentially it is the marketable part of the business value. Income on the other hand consists of revenues that revert back to either the business or to the owner’s personal expenditure. In order to create equity the business owner might be forced to cut down on the income in order to invest. On the other hand in order to create income the business owner might be forced to reduce his personal
Setting up a corporate finance department
requires quite a significant number of human and financial resources. One would wonder when the company is trying to maximize profits by reducing costs; why it would invest in such a costly venture. The answers to these questions lie in an understanding of the true reasons for the existence of a corporate finance department.
Likewise those people working in corporate finance can get lost in the bureaucracy of the department while forgetting their proper roles as custodians of capital investments. They can allow themselves
Business equity should be of interest to all those people who make it their business to deal with finance. Essentially it is the marketable part of the business value and will determine key features of the conduct and winding up of a business. Unfortunately most people hear about business equity
when the company has gone bankrupt and everyone is clutching at straws in an attempt to salvage something from the wreckage. The truth is that if the owners of that failing company had paid enough attention to business equity