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Masterclass: SME Credit Risk Analysis 1 with Tom Lawton


Practical analysis of risks involved, for Small & Medium Enterprises.

About This Course

Structured Risk Analysis covering non-financial, financial and cash flow analysis. Establishing the historic risks that a business would face and looking to understanding the future risks and especially their effect on cash requirements and generation.

What will the learner get from this course? What are they to expect?

On completion of the course, the learner should be able to: - Apply a structured framework to the credit analysis process. - Assess the role of management in the financial performance of a company. - Understand financial statements, their structure and composition, in a practical way. - Evaluate the repayment prospects of a business. - Determine cash movement dynamics and ascertain its importance in the analysis process.

Course Instructor

Tom Lawton

Tom Lawton is a renowned expert in banking, specializing in SME Risk Analysis, Credit Risk, Monitoring and Control and Facility Structuring. He has been in the banking industry for more than forty years, working for Barclays and Standard Chartered. Establishing his own consultancy and training business 30 years ago, Tom has run programmes and consulted in 53 countries, 17 in Africa. Having first run courses in Kenya for more than 30 years.

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