Introducing corporate finance
Introducing corporate finance

This free course is available to start right now. Review the full course description and key learning outcomes and create an account and enrol if you want a free statement of participation.

Free course

Introducing corporate finance


Bolton, A. (2008) ‘A Checklist of health requirements’, Financial Times, 6 September.
Connaught (2009) Annual Report and accounts 2010.
Connaught plc [online] (Accessed 3 August 2011).
Crowther, G. (1940) An Outline of Money, London, Nelson.
The Open University (2010), B821 Financial strategy, Unit 1 ‘The fundamentals of finance’ quoting Finance director of FTSE-100 company, Financial Times, April 1998.
Gray, A. (2010) ‘Connaught faces further losses’, Financial Times, August 7.
Knight, L. (2010) ‘Connaught collapse: what went wrong?’, BBC, 8 September 2010 [online] (Accessed 3 August 2011).
Lonmin (2009) Lonmin Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended September 2009 [online] (Accessed 3 August 2011).
Lonmin (2011) Investors [online] (Accessed 3 August 2011).
Marks and Spencer (2010) Annual Report and financial statements 2010.
Mobius, M. (2010), ‘Knowing Your Shareholder Rights’, Franklin Templeton Investments, 2 April 2010 [online] (Accessed 3 August 2011).
Oxfam (2011) Oxfam in action [online] (Accessed 3 August 2011).
Vodafone (2010) Interim Management Statement for the Quarter Ended 31 December 2010, 3 February 2011 [online] (Accessed 3 August 2011).

Take your learning further

Making the decision to study can be a big step, which is why you'll want a trusted University. The Open University has nearly 50 years’ experience delivering flexible learning and 170,000 students are studying with us right now. Take a look at all Open University courses.

If you are new to university level study, find out more about the types of qualifications we offer, including our entry level Access courses and Certificates.

Not ready for University study then browse over 900 free courses on OpenLearn and sign up to our newsletter to hear about new free courses as they are released.

Every year, thousands of students decide to study with The Open University. With over 120 qualifications, we’ve got the right course for you.

Request an Open University prospectus