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Executive Education

Advanced Certificate In Corporate Finance ACCF @ HEC Paris

Advanced Certificate In Corporate Finance ACCF @ HEC Paris

Program overview 


This certificate complements the ICCF @ HEC Paris program, as well as the other training programs in finance offered by HEC Paris Executive Education, and gives participants the opportunity to explore in greater detail the different challenges that all company financiers face. Capitalizing on an innovative online learning approach, which prioritizes practical application, this program puts the discussion of real-life cases at the heart of the learning process.

Advanced Certificate in Corporate Finance ACCF @ HEC Paris

Format: Online - 96 hours
Duration: 6 months
Language: French
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Cost: 4750 €*

The program is aimed at : 

This in-depth program is primarily intended for certified participants of the participants of the ICCF @ HEC Paris and former participants of the Executive Certificate "Finance" and the Executive Master "Financial Management".


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* Net price, HEC Paris is not subject to VAT. Prices, dates, faculty, and program content are subject to change. 



Practical and in-depth preparation to find solutions for the different challenges and decisions that company financiers face

Mastering the necessary tools and thought processes to deal effectively with these situations

Exercising critical judgment by taking all the dimensions of the situation into consideration 

Learning the art of collective resolution for business challenges through group work


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The program is structured around twenty real-life case studies, covering 13 key themes : 

Financial indicators and measuring value creation 

Impact of financial macroeconomics on company decisions 

Methodology for analyzing economic sectors and creating new financial products 

Negotiation techniques for selling subsidiaries 

Deciding whether or not to be listed on the stock exchange 

Deciding whether to buy or to rent business premises? 

Borrowing at fixed and variable rates

Where should you place your cash reserves in times of zero or negative interest rates? 

How can a company’s structure affect its value? 

Financing start-ups and the key errors to avoid 

Determining the right dividend policy 

Analysis of the “financial operation of the year” 

Interpreting annual reports before investing or lending

Final Exam

On site, in a Pearson Vue center in France or abroad.

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Academic Director(s)

Pascal Quiry
Affiliate Professor, HEC Paris

Learning methods


The program is punctuated by interactive, remote “live sessions”. Between each session, participants work on the case studies, benefit from the resources available on the platform, as well as debating and getting advice on the learning platform. Guest speakers from the world of finance will provide additional insights during two in-class Master Class sessions, which will also be broadcast live.

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To register or for more information about the program, visit the ICCF® @ HEC Paris website.




This program is accessible for people with disabilities. Please contact us if you have any specific requirements or to obtain the Public Accessibility Register.


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