This unit aims to provide students with advanced skills and knowledge on valuation techniques used by analysts in a variety of settings such as equity research, evaluating acquisitions, corporate finance and funds management. Fundamental analysis frameworks and techniques are examined in detail with particular emphasis on their applications in equity valuation decision making. Students will learn about the importance of valuation techniques to measure the operating parameters of the business. This unit teaches the required knowledge for the investment decision-making process. Potential issues in investment process and the use of financial technology are also discussed.