Accounting & Finance an
Introduction, 7th ed.

Book Title

By: Eddie McLaney & Peter Atrill
December 2014
Pearson Education
Distributed by Trans-Atlantic Publications Inc.
ISBN: 9781292012650
829 Pages, Illustrated
$110.00 Paper Original


Accounting and Finance: An Introduction has all the information you need to start your business career. This best-selling text teaches you the basics of understanding and using financial information with practical techniques and real-world examples. The same great book as Accounting: An Introduction, but now with a new title to truly reflect its broad coverage. This comprehensive guide covers financial accounting, management accounting and financial management in a single text, and provides the background and tools to make informed, successful business decisions.


Table of Contents


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Chapter 1 Introduction to accounting

Part One Financial Accounting

Chapter 2 Measuring and reporting financial position

Chapter 3 Measuring and reporting financial performance

Chapter 4 Accounting for limited companies (1)

Chapter 5 Accounting for limited companies (2)

Chapter 6 Measuring and reporting cash flows

Chapter 7 Analysing and interpreting financial statements

Part Two Management Accounting

Chapter 8 Relevant costs for decision making

Chapter 9 Cost–volume–profit analysis

Chapter 10 Full costing

Chapter 11 Costing and performance evaluation in a competitive environment

Chapter 12 Budgeting

Chapter 13 Accounting for control

Part Three Financial Management

Chapter 14 Making capital investment decisions

Chapter 15 Financing a business

Chapter 16 Managing working capital

Part Four Supplementary Information

Appendix A Recording financial transactions

Appendix B Glossary of key terms

Appendix C Solutions to self-assessment questions

Appendix D Solutions to review questions

Appendix E Solutions to selected exercises

Appendix F Present value table