Cash is King but it also kills. One of the companies hit the market with an IPO. Their Merchant banker advised them to raise more money than required. The issue was subscribed. Excess money they invested in unrelated business. That business could not succeed. The return on share capital could not match the market expectations. The share price reached below par. Since the share price was … Continue reading How Can Excess Cash Kill Your Business?
Mr. X, who was once a very dynamic entrepreneur engaged in the pharmaceutical business, is now under depression for many years. Family expenses and cost of two daughters’ education was borne by other close family members. His wife was doing some domestic work until both daughters completed their studies. Marriage of both the daughters was solemnized with the help of close family members. This is … Continue reading Is Your Business Suffering from Financial Cancer?
Every company aspires to become like Apple. Customers shall queue outside the store before the store opens, pay a premium price, wait eagerly for the next model, spread word of mouth, the product is a prestige symbol, huge company net worth, and mega market cap. To become Apple one can’t, ignore what Steve Jobs believed and said in the following quote. Customer Experience (CX) is … Continue reading The Key to the Financial Success of Your Business
“Don’t spend Capital competing with people who are spending Profits.” Moffat Machingura The source of money you invest is very important. Do you do your business with own money or borrowed money? Well, when you started the business, whatever source the money came from was welcome. But this has an impact on your business. The capital structure simply means the sources of money a company … Continue reading You Need to Know How Capital Structure Affect Your Profit
“We were not taught financial literacy in school. It takes a lot of work and time to change your thinking and to become financially literate.” Robert Kiyosaki M/S ABC Enterprise is facing a liquidity crisis. The bank has sanctioned them working capital loan. In an emergency, they used the borrowed money by way of working capital loan for buying land and machinery. Since the money required … Continue reading All Money Is Not Equal & Entrepreneurs Need to Know This