Tag Archives: Cash flow

Relationship of Cash Flow Ratios and Financial Performance of Listed Banks in Emerging Economies – Nigeria Example (Published)

The study examines the relationship between cash flow and performance in the Banking sector of Nigeria. The study involved a survey of four (4) Banks quoted in the Nigeria Stock Exchange. Data were obtained from the annual report and accounts of selected Banks. The data were subjected to statistical analysis using correlation technique. The result of the study revealed that operating cash flow has a significant and strong positive relation with performance in the Banking sector in Nigeria, it was also reified that investing cash flow and financing cash flow have negative and weak relationship. The study recommends that regulatory authorities such as CBN, SEC, CAC and NDIC should be securitizing their financial statement and also external auditors of the quoted Banks in the Banking sector to use cash flow ratio in evaluating performance which will help investors make good decisions

Keywords: Cash flow, External Auditor, Financing, Investing, Operating, and Banks

Critical Review of Adjudication and Mediation Methods of Dispute Resolution In Terms Of Time, Costs, Effectiveness and the Overall Interests of the Parties (Published)

This paper identifies the positive and negative aspects of adjudication and mediation as alternative methods of construction dispute resolution to arbitration and litigation.  Upon examination of relevant literature, judicial findings, and anecdotal evidence, it is evident that adjudication and mediation have proven to be less adversarial and more efficient and cost effective approaches to resolving disputes in the Industry.  With the recent improvements in the adjudication process, these have resulted in reducing the incidence of court hearings, and maintaining a working relationship between contracting parties for present and future project purposes.  This research information will allow parties in dispute situations to understand such aspects, and make an informed decision as to which dispute resolution process may best suit their interests, and the interests of those concerned.

Keywords: Adjudication, Adjudicator, Arbitration, Cash flow, Claim, Construction Act, Contract, Cost, Dispute, Jurisdiction, Litigation, Mediation, Mediator, Natural Justice, Notice, Scheme, Summary Judgement, Time, Without Prejudice

CASHFLOW AND CORPORATE PERFORMANCE:A STUDY OF SELECTED FOOD AND BEVERAGES COMPANIES IN NIGERIA (Published)

The study examines the relationship between cash flow and corporate performance in the Food and Beverages sector of Nigeria. The study involved a survey of Six (6) Food and Beverages companies quoted in the Nigerian Stock Exchange. Data were obtained from the annual report and accounts of the selected companies under study. The relevant data were subjected to statistical analysis using the multiple regression technique. The results of the study revealed that operating and financing cash flows have significant positive relationship with corporate performance in the Food and Beverage Sector of Nigeria. It was also empirically verified that investing cash flow and corporate performance have significant negative relationship. The researchers recommended that regulatory authorities such as IFRSB, FRCN, CBN, NSE, SEC, NDIC, etc. should encourage external auditors of these quoted Food and Beverages Companies to use cash flow ratios in evaluating the performance of a company before forming an independent opinion on the financial statement. This will give detailed information on the company to enable investors make rational investment decisions.

Keywords: Cash flow, Financing and Performance., Investing, Operating

PERFORMANCE: A STUDY OF SELECTED FOOD AND BEVERAGES COMPANIES IN NIGERIA (Review Completed - Accepted)

The study examines the relationship between cash flow and corporate performance in the Food and Beverages sector of Nigeria. The study involved a survey of Six (6) Food and Beverages companies quoted in the Nigerian Stock Exchange. Data were obtained from the annual report and accounts of the selected companies under study. The relevant data were subjected to statistical analysis using the multiple regression technique. The results of the study revealed that operating and financing cash flows have significant positive relationship with corporate performance in the Food and Beverage Sector of Nigeria. It was also empirically verified that investing cash flow and corporate performance have significant negative relationship. The researchers recommended that regulatory authorities such as IFRSB, FRCN, CBN, NSE, SEC, NDIC, etc. should encourage external auditors of these quoted Food and Beverages Companies to use cash flow ratios in evaluating the performance of a company before forming an independent opinion on the financial statement. This will give detailed information on the company to enable investors make rational investment decisions

Keywords: Cash flow, Financing and Performance., Investing, Operating