Our Financial Modelling in Excel LinkedIn Group is now over 40,000 members! Founded and moderated by Plum Solutions since 2009, the group contains hundreds of relevant and informative posts and discussions by financial modellers all over the world.
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It’s always nice to network face-to-face as well, and as a spin-off from this group, we are planning regular meetups for this group in key locations this year. You may also be eligible to claim Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points for attending these sessions. Here are the scheduled dates and locations:
2019 Upcoming Dates in Australia
- March 5, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us to hear from research analyst and financial modeller, Fiona Bachmann present agriculture case studies of building DCF models for capital expenditure and new business projects, and then presenting and communicating the results of the financial model to a less financially literate audience.
- March 12, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
What are “stochastic” models and when do we need to use them? The great bulk of financial models are “deterministic”, that is to say, they require specific input variables and the model calculates a specified set of required output variables, without any allowance for potential uncertainty. Sometimes, however, the amount of uncertainty is critical to (more…)
2019 Upcoming Dates
- Melbourne, Tues 5th Mar “The Power and the Pitfalls of Discounted Cashflow (DCF) Modelling” Fiona Bachmann
- Sydney, Tues 12th Mar “Stochastic vs Deterministic Approaches to Financial Modelling” John De Ravin
- Johannesburg, Thurs 18th Apr “Financial Modelling in Excel – First Meetup of 2019!”
Other meetup groups around the world you can check out:
Past Dates & Topics
- Sydney, Wed 30th Jan “Sculpted Debt Modelling for Project Finance Transactions” Alex McNee (View the Photos Here) (Watch the presentation here)
The meetups vary from location to location in terms of size, cost (if any) and venue. Please click on the links above for more information and to RSVP to the Meetup. Even if you are unable to make that date, then still join the group and you’ll be advised of upcoming meetups in your area. If you can’t make any of these dates, or there is a not a meetup scheduled in your area, then please register your interest below so that we can let you know of other dates and locations. If we receive enough interest in starting a meetup group, dates will be confirmed and a venue advised.
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