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Managing strategic investment decisions in large diversified companies

Managing strategic investment decisions in large diversified companies

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Published by Centre for Business Strategy, London Business School .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Capital investments -- Great Britain -- Decision making.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Marsh ... (et al.).
    ContributionsMarsh, Paul, 1947-, Centre for Business Strategy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG4028.C4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination65p.
    Number of Pages65
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20863957M
    ISBN 100902583131

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Get this from a library. Managing strategic investment decisions in large diversified companies. [Paul Marsh; Centre for Business Strategy.;]. Abstract. Strategic decision making (SDM) is of great and growing importance because of five characteristics of strategic decisions (SDs): (a) they are usually big, risky, and hard-to-reverse, with Cited by: 9.

The selection of an investment project within the same company is a problem where two parties, the decision-maker (company principal management) and the investor (management within the company.

STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT Business objectives Strategy Business Model Shareholders’ voting decisions; or. 2) Shareholders’ investment decisions (i.e.

buy / sell / hold). A practical guide to the strategic File Size: KB. In response to this concern, several emergent analysis tools have been advanced as means to integrate strategic and financial analyses of capital investment projects. This paper examines the use of both conventional financial analysis tools and selected emergent analysis approaches in the capital investment decision-making of large UK manufacturing by: 1.

Detect the role was played by financial management in commercial companies. Become acquainted with the financial management decisions and the extent responsibility of the Board of Directors for these decisions.

Participation of financial management in the position of investment decisions in companies. The literature on capital budgeting and investment proposals is rich with techniques, such as portfolio management and stage-gate project management, which rely on a rational approach to strategic capital investment projects.

There is, however, a lack of research on the process of managing and coordinating strategic capital investment projects where investment proposals and decisions Cited by: 2.

In investment decision, the word ‘Capital’ is exclusively understood to refer to real assets which may assume any shape viz. building, plant and machinery, raw material and so on and so forth, whereas investment refers to any such real assets.

In other words, investment decisions. An analytics approach to debiasing asset-management decisions 5 A global asset management company likewise identified confirmation bias in the decisions of its investment managers.

The company used devil’s advocates to develop opposing views on investment decisions. 3 A leading pharmaceutical company. ADVERTISEMENTS: This article throws light upon the top three types of financial decisions. The types are: 1. Investment decisions 2. Financing decisions 3. Dividend decisions.

Type # 1. Investment Decisions: Investment Decision Author: Diksha S. investment in the changes [projects and programs] required to achieve their strategic objectives’ [4]. Project portfolio management Portfolio management has become a priority for many companies Cited by: 4. David F.

Swensen is the chief investment officer of Yale University and the bestselling author of Pioneering Portfolio Management. He serves on the boards of TIAA, The Brookings Institution, Carnegie Institution, and Hopkins School/5(21).

Real options analysis has become a key management tool for many of today's businesses. It is an accurate method for estimating the value of corporate investments, and it can be effectively utilized in situations where management has flexibility in large capital budget decisions /5(18).

The high growth scope and return on investment in a new market segment may prompt a company to take this option. Decision Making: Whether to Diversify or not. For the purpose of decision making. A search of major management journals for strategic management research with resource allocation or closely related terms, such as capital allocation, capital investment, and strategic investment Cited by: 4.

_____ portfolio management calls for holding diversified portfolios without spending effort or resources attempting to improve investment performance through security analysis.

passive firms that specialize in helping companies. For international firms, foreign market entry mode choice is a core strategic decision. It determines the level of a firm's commitment of resources to a foreign market, the risks the firm bears in the host Cited by: 4. decision is in itself to make a decision.

Toffler () in his book entitled The Third Wave indicated that to make too many decisions, too fast, about too many strange unfamiliar In strategic decisions, top management usually plays a central role, in making the decisions (Hofer & Schendel, ).

Schendel, ). Strategic decision. Capital Investment requires a large number of funds. As the companies have limited resources, the company has to make a wise & correct investment decision. The wrong decision would harm the sustainability of the business. The large investment.

Strategic planning. Strategic planning is an organisation’s process to outlining and defining its strategy, direction it is going.

This led to decision making and allocation of resources inline with this strategy. Some techniques used in strategic planning. Security Analysis and Portfolio Management Objectives: This course aims to provide a basic knowledge of the theories and practices of modern portfolio choice and investment decision.

The course will .accounting for managerial decisions page 4 index unit particulars page no. 1. introduction 5 2. cost concepts and classification 9 3.

emerging costing approaches 14 4. capital investment process 19 5. risk analysis in capital budgeting 38 6. cvp analysis and decision File Size: KB.The Finance manager of a modern business firm will generally involve in the following three types of decisions: (1) Investment decisions, (2) Finance decisions, and (3) Dividend decisions.

(1) Investment Decisions: Investment decisions .