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financial management

the process of obtaining funds to finance a firm and advising on the use of these funds, which involves analysing the flow of funds through the firm. Financial management seeks to improve the market valuation of a firm by improving its future prospective earnings stream, taking due account of the riskiness of earnings. See CAPITAL GEARING, INVESTMENT APPRAISAL, WORKING CAPITAL.
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