Finance Study Resources

Finance study resources for finance students and professionals include textbooks in pdf format, IFRS, GAAP, financial statements, financial statement formats, multi-national companies annual reports, finance magazines, and much more to help enhance your knowledge and keep you up-to-date.

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Statement of  Cash Flow (Excel Format)

IAS 7 specifies the content and format of a statement of cash flow. It does not specify what the exact format of a statement of cash flow should be, but it provides suggested layouts in an appendix.

Download- Direct Method Format

Download- Indirect Method Format


Macroeconomics- Principles, Problems, and policies

Author ( s): Mcconnell, Brue, Flynn

A worldwide accepted book for economics, it’s good for beginners to advanced learners.




The Accounting Game: Best for beginners

Author (s): Darrell Mullis and Judith Orloff

A best financial accounting book for beginners who want to learn the accounting concepts from scratch.

Table of contents:

1-Financial statements 2- Inventory 3- Accounts receivables 4- Services businesses 5- Tax accounting & liquidation 6- Profits vs cash 7-Final Analysis: Improving Profits



Balance Sheet Formats (Excel)

IAS 1 does not specify a format for a balance sheet that must be used. However, there are two general formats: account format and report format.

Download Account format

Download Report format


International Financial Management

Table of contents:

Foreign Exchange (FX) Markets, Bonus Coverage, Determinants of FX Rates, Currency Derivatives, Government Influence on FX Rates, Bonus Coverage, Central Banks, Arbitrage in FX Markets, Theories of FX Determination, Forecasting Exchange Rates, Managing Economic Exposure, Multinational Capital Budgeting, Long Term Financing Bonds.

Author (s): Rauli Susmel




International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) set down universal standards such that financial statements across the world can be reliable, straightforward, and comparable. IFRS is issued by the International Accounting Standards (IASB).


Financial Accounting

In constructing the seventeen chapters, the author has worked to guide you on a voyage through the world of business and financial reporting. It helps to attain a usable knowledge of the principles of financial accounting, as well as an appreciation for its importance and logic.

Author (s): Joe Ben Hoyle


Introductory Macroeconomics

The introductory macroeconomics textbook covers the following topics: The AD Curve and the IS-LM Model, The IS-LM Model, and the AD curve.

The Money Market, The AS Curve, and the Labour Market, The Open Economy, Macroeconomic Policy Issues.

Author (s): Richard Povey


Economics Theory Through Applications

Economic theory through applications is a textbook for first-year undergraduates taking courses on the principles of macroeconomics and microeconomics. This textbook can assist you in increasing economic literacy. It also helps in developing an aptitude for economic thinking and by presenting key insights about economics.

Author (s): Russell Cooper, European University Institute and Andrew John, Melbourne Business School.