corporate finance

One of the three areas of the discipline of finance. It deals with the operation of the firm (both the investment decision ( investment decisions) and the financing decision) from the firm's point of view. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
Any financial activity that deals with a company and its money. These include raising capital and mergers and acquisitions. London Stock Exchange Glossary

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   Bank departments which advise corporate clients on all aspects of balance sheet risk management, including interest rate and currency exposures.

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corporate finance UK US noun [U]
FINANCE the process of providing companies with money to invest in their businesses: »

He was the head of the US bank's Italian corporate finance division.


a career in corporate finance

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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