Building effective cash flow forecasting models for your organisation


This webinar explores the different types of cash flow models that exist along with a high-level overview of liquidity and risk management concepts. We will cover theoretical and practical examples of cash flow modelling and how these different depending on the context, irrespective of company or organisation size.

Building effective cash flow forecasting models isn’t easy. There are a number of different types of Cash Flow Models that corporates, SMEs, Government and Non-Profit organisations can use to manage their cash flow forecasting processes over the short, medium and longer terms. The decision of what model to use is based on the underlying organisation’s needs, appetite for growth and risks, and what view management requires of upcoming cash positions. This can often make it difficult to decide which model to use and how to build it.

The webinar content will cover the following aspects:

  • Explore tips and tricks on building effective cash flow forecasting models.
  • You will gain an appreciation for the similarities and differences between Treasury and Finance teams from skills to tools.
  • Explore how well built and robust cash flow models can be applied for good use.

  • Learning Outcomes

    Upon satisfactory completion of this activity delegates will be able to:

  • Identify the range of cash flow modelling techniques, including best practice and concepts on how these can vary in complexity and design
  • Identify at a high level, what the similarities and differences are in treasury and cash flow management functions carried out by a Treasury Function to cash flow forecasting and modelling techniques employed by the Finance team. In some companies these are different teams or aligned teams but with different skills
  • Describe how cash flow forecasting models can be built with a high degree of quality
  • Identify areas of improvement in your organisation’s cash flow forecasting processes.

  • Benefits

    The participants of the webinar will get the following benefits:

  • Understand the full landscape of cash flow models that exist in Finance and Treasury teams and how these are aligned but also differ in many respects
  • How to achieve better alignment in strategic decision making around cash flow and ensure that Finance and Treasury are aligned in their thinking.
  • Lance Rubin

    CEO, Model Citizn

    Lance is a financial modelling expert across a range of diverse businesses and sectors. With over 20 years’ experience as an investment banker and CFO, he has developed strong capabilities across a range of products and markets with a deep understanding of debt markets and the broader financial markets. He has worked with all layers of business, from operational to Board level. This positions him very well for working with CFOs, Finance teams and accountants of all background in the work he and his team delivers.


    EVENT DETAILS


    Topic: Corporate Finance

    Sub-Topic: Financial Modelling, Solve Problems

    Format: Recorded Webinar

    Proficiency Level: Foundation

    CPD: Upto 1 hours