Macabacus Essentials Course Overview
Macabacus is a powerful tool that makes financial analysts more productive and have better brand compliance when performing their work across Microsoft Office Applications including Excel, PowerPoint and Word. In this Macabacus Essentials course, we will walk through the most popular features and functions that expedite financial analysis and modeling process, create error-free reports, and ensure consistency in styling and formatting. Macabacus is CFI’s proprietary software, and all students are eligible for free access to the Macabacus add-in.
To download the Macabacus Microsoft Office add-ins, please visit https://macabacus.com/downloads and follow the instructions to download and install the software, then activate your free access by following the instructions on your CFI student dashboard > Integrations > Macabacus Integrations.
Macabacus Essentials Learning Objectives
Upon completing this course, you will be able to:
- Utilize keyboard shortcuts to speed up your analysis and modeling process
- Generate financial ratios and summary statistics in the blink of an eye using Macabacus’ advanced formulas in Excel
- Visualize and audit financial data with Macabacus’ charts and auditing tools
- Link data directly from your Excel workbooks to PowerPoint presentations
- Create dynamic and flawless PowerPoint presentations with Macabacus’ powerful add-in features
Macabacus Essentials is a prep course of CFI’s FMVA® Program
CFI’s Financial Modeling & Valuation Analyst (FMVA)® Program covers a critical body of knowledge that is necessary to become a world-class financial analyst, including financial analysis, financial modeling, valuation, dashboards, and data visualization. This program is designed in a practical and comprehensive way to help students grasp the in-demand industry knowledge and close the skills gap.
Who should take this Macabacus course?
Macabacus is a Microsoft Office productivity and brand compliance add-in that empowers finance professionals in building robust financial models and presentations. Anyone who would like to start a career or currently works in investment banking, financial planning and analysis (FP&A), corporate development, equity research, and other areas of corporate finance would benefit from learning about Macabacus’ key features and applying them in their daily jobs to become more effective and efficient.
7 courses from beginner to intermediate level.01Optional
11 courses from beginner to intermediate level.02Required
Take 3 out of 11 courses at an advanced level.03Required
Submit your FMVA® checklist and order your certificate.04Required
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Get access to the Global Corporate Finance Society.05Optional
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The Macabacus tool comes handy in a number of works and this course makes it a piece of cake to understand the functioning of this tool in just one sitting.
I have completed this course and extremely happy with this tool which I was not aware of it's really helpful to save our time as well as fast and effective work we can perform, Thankyou CFI for such wonderful course
The Macabacus Essentials Course is a lifesaver! It simply makes life and work easier. The course opened my eyes to quick and easy ways of getting things done easily, financial analysis and my powerpoint presentations would experience a different touch from now on. Thank you CFI!
I didn't know that anything like Macacabus existed. Amazing tool to work with. This course has increase my horizon. Loving excel even more!