Working Capital: The lifeblood of any business | KPMG | SG

Working Capital: The lifeblood of any business

The St. Regis Singapore, 29 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247911

20 March 2018, 9:00AM - 5:00PM, SGT

Companies need a regular and sustained flow of working capital through the business to grow, prosper and survive. Effective management of working capital has become a top priority for organisations across the globe.


Learning Objectives

  • Understand and learn from the common pitfalls of companies that default
  • Identify issues that company directors need to consider when setting a group finance strategy
  • Understand what makes an optimal working capital position and how it varies across different industries
  • Explore the metrics that determine the cash conversion cycle and calculate the impact on cash flow from alternative strategies
  • Analyse the key drivers of Days Sales Outstanding, Days Payable Outstanding and Days Inventory Outstanding and identify existing opportunities that could improve the working capital cycle and enhance revenue and operating profit
  • Examine a case study where you learn how a company can quickly turn assets into cash without jeopardising the viability of the business
  • KPMG Client Working Capital Simulation exercise: Participants will be given the opportunity to think like a CFO and develop practical experience to understand the impact that various sales and operational decisions will have on cash flow


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Partners and Directors from KPMG who have extensive experience in trade and trade finance banking products.


Who should attend 

  • Corporate professionals in treasury, finance, sales, production, procurement, and supply chain
  • Banking executives in transaction banking, sales and products, relationship management, credit who are new to trade and trade finance
  • Business owners from small and medium size organisations


Course fees*
S$580 per participant

S$650 per participant

*The fee is inclusive of GST at the prevailing rate, course
materials, lunch and refreshments.

10% discount applies to three or more participants from the same organisation
registering for the course.


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