Webinar: Excel - Intro to Financial Functions

This course is just the thing, if you have little experience using Microsoft Excel, or if you only have limited knowledge about Excel and want to advance your level within financial functions


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01. December 2020
CA Webinar
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Content at the course
During this webinar, you will get practical advice and tricks on how to easier navigate in Excel.

You will learn smart functions and work with related exercises. Topics includes:
• Simple functions - to make Excel easier
• Conditional functions - when specific values have to be fulfilled
• Lookup functions – to search for specific values in the dataset
• Advanced functions and formulas – when simple functions are not enough
• Financial functions – when you need proper formulas to make decisions, such as PV, FV, NPV, PMT, etc.
• Pivot tables – to summarize comprehensive dataset into smaller data tables
• Pivot diagrams – to visual represent a dataset in relevant diagrams

The webinar will be divided into two parts, whereas the first part will be a practical walk-through of different formulas, and second part will be an optional exercise session.

Target audience
The webinar is for all CBS students who wish to get better acquainted with Excel and some financial functions. It is however a prerequisite that you have used Excel before and want to learn more about the possibility Excel holds.

Prerequisites for attending the course
It is expected that you have:

• A basic knowledge about Excel and can navigate comfortable in an Excel-spreadsheet
• A basic know-how of working with numbers and cells in Excel

On the day of the course, you will be able to download the teaching material in class.
You have to bring your own laptop (PC or Mac) with MS Excel installed (version 2010 or newer).
The teacher will be using a Mac laptop with an English version of MS Excel installed (Microsoft Excel 365)

The teachers are M.Sc. students from Copenhagen Business School in collaboration with CBS Students

Practical information on physical courses
The webinar is free of charge – But as the tickets are limited due to current restrictions, please unsubscribe in case you are not able to attend. In this way, your ticket can go to a person on the waiting list. You can unsubscribe through the link in the conformation e-mail you received when signing up. You can also contact CA by sending us an email at or calling us on 3314 9045 before the course begins