What is the difference?

Financial Debt vs Net Financial Debt

What is it?

Financial Debt is a company's non-operational debt. With low interest rates and a supply of lenders, debt in non-financial corporations has steadily risen in the past 15 years, benefitting some companies, but putting others at risk.

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Net Financial Debt is a company’s non-operational debt that considers cash and short-term securities against financial debt.

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Complexity level

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Formula

ƒ Sum(Long Term Debt + Current Portion Debt + Dividends Payable + Notes Payable)
ƒ Sum(Long Term Debt + Current Portion Debt + Dividends Payable + Notes Payable - Cash) + (Short Term Investments)

Favourable trend

Less is better
Less is better

Published and updated dates

Date created: Feb 20, 2019

Latest update: May 15, 2019

Date created: Feb 20, 2019

Latest update: May 15, 2019