Macabacus Fundamentals

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Level 2

Approx 1.50h to complete

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Overview

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 Microsoft Add-in


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 Error Wrap Shortcut


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.


Macabacus Football Field Chart


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.


Macabacus Course PowerPoint Add-in

Become a certified Financial Modeling & Valuation Analyst (FMVA)®

Macabacus Fundamentals is part of the Financial Modeling & Valuation Analyst (FMVA)® certification, which includes 30 courses.

Financial Modeling & Valuation Analyst (FMVA)® Certification
  • Skills Learned Financial Modeling and Valuation, Sensitivity Analysis, Strategy
  • Career Prep Investment Banking and Equity Research, FP&A, Corporate Development

Path To Certification

Prerequisite Courses

7 courses from beginner to intermediate level.

01Optional

Core Courses

11 courses from beginner to intermediate level.

02Required

Elective Courses

Take 3 out of 11 courses at an advanced level.

03Required

Get Certified

Submit your FMVA® checklist and order your certificate.

04Required

Join Our Community

Get access to the Global Corporate Finance Society.

05Optional

How the Certification Works

FMVA® Financial Analyst Certification courses are offered 100% online, allowing you the flexibility to start the financial analyst program anytime and learn when it’s most convenient for you.

The program is a part of the All Access Subscription, which includes all programs and courses.

CFI courses are designed by instructors with over 21 years of financial analyst training experience.

Students must complete all core and elective courses (14 in total) and demonstrate mastery of the topics through successful completion of course materials, quizzes, and assessments.
Within 48 hours of program completion, your Blockchain Verified FMVA Certification will be emailed to you.

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Macabacus Essentials
It helped me learn new topics related to excel, PPT through Macabacus, and it was great!

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This is the best course which clear essential concept of Macabacus. It enhanced our skills in excel and Financial Modelling as well.

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