Overview of course
AFM requires you to apply relevant knowledge and skills and exercise professional judgement as expected of a senior financial executive or advisor.
The examiner expects candidates to display analytical and evaluative skills with clear and structured answers.
AFM explores areas studied in FM but at a more advanced level and considers problems relevant to the highest-level financial management of an organisation.
Key syllabus areas include:
- Role and responsibility towards stakeholders
- Economic environment for multinationals
- Advanced investment appraisal
- Acquisition and mergers
- Corporate reconstruction and re-organisation
- Treasury and advanced risk management techniques
- Emerging issues in finance and financial management.
Training will be delivered at West Suffolk College over one day a week.
ACCA AFM Advanced Financial Management
Further course detail
The AFM exam is a 3 hour computer based exam in two sections.
Section A worth 50 - 70 marks. Set in the form of a short case study or scenario expecting students to show a comprehensive understanding of issues from across the syllabus. Answers will be expected in the form of a short report or board memorandum.
Section B will comprise two compulsory questions between 15 and 25 marks. One question is normally wholly discursive.
Read through your FM materials, as this will be assumed knowledge.
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