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Financial Statement Analysis Workshop

April 25 - 26, 2020 • Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

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Workshop Overview

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This review session at the ABA Commercial Lending Schools is for participants who:

  • Need a refresher on the basics
  • Have no credit training in the past

Those enrolling in the ABA Commercial Lending Schools are assumed to have a familiarity and understanding of the following:

  • Contents of the balance sheet and the operating statement
  • Auditor's reports
  • Ratio analysis
  • Cash flow statements
  • Working Capital
  • Commercial Collateral

This workshop will briefly review the above subjects, as well as a number of ancillary topics (collateral, depreciation, etc.), combining lectures and discussion with exercises and small group work. Upon completion, students should be able to:

  • Understand the meaning and importance of the accounting entries most commonly found on balance sheets, operating and cash flow statements
  • Calculate and interpret twelve basic ratios commonly used in credit analysis
  • Construct a direct cash flow statement
  • Be able to differentiate among the various accountant's reports.



Registration is not available at this time. Details will be posted as the program is developed. 




Details will be posted in the coming months.

​Program questions? Please contact Susan Bonney for more information.