Oncise review of a great business to work in

Assignment requirement

You are required to write a business financial review about ONE of the firms listed on the a?aAddendumaa to this briefing sheet. You have a free choice in selecting the ONE about which you will prepare the report but you may also choose up to TWO others in the same activity for comparison purposes or topical emphasis.

You should relate to the reader, accurate financial and management information on the firm and also about the industry sector in which the firm is involved. The basis of your review should take into account financial ratios and all publicity available information during the past 4-years, since 2007 up to the present day.

Assessment criteria (weightings indicated for each criterion)

a) A general description of the market sector and main competitors. [10% marks]
b) A briefing on non-financial features of the selected firm. [25% marks]
c) A comparative business analysis using horizontal change and financial ratio comparisons over at least three consecutive accounting periods. [50% marks]
d) A conclusion with your considered viewpoint of the firm. [15% marks]

A high score can be gained by a full and exhaustive evaluation presented in no more than 1,250 words (excluding appendixes). Please note because this is supposed to be a business review, marks will be influenced by a competent writing style, correct use of English, good grammar and punctuation.

Direction for your research and critique

You may find your assignment task is aided by reference to the recommended Unit textbooks and the relevant subject sections in the Mountbatten library. There are several immediate sources of appropriate information such as the annual reports of the firm selected and the corresponding website.

You can source dedicated information on your chosen firm through the University library databases such as FAME, ABI-INFORM, MINTEL or via internet search engines. If you are in doubt about sources you should refer without delay to the Unit leader or expert LIS business librarians on 1st-Floor of Mountbatten Library.

I choose my companies. They are:
VENUES
1) The London Eye Company Ltd
2) Arena Leisure Plc

Oncise review of a great business to work in

Assignment requirement

You are required to write a business financial review about ONE of the firms listed on the a?aAddendumaa to this briefing sheet. You have a free choice in selecting the ONE about which you will prepare the report but you may also choose up to TWO others in the same activity for comparison purposes or topical emphasis.

You should relate to the reader, accurate financial and management information on the firm and also about the industry sector in which the firm is involved. The basis of your review should take into account financial ratios and all publicity available information during the past 4-years, since 2007 up to the present day.

Assessment criteria (weightings indicated for each criterion)

a) A general description of the market sector and main competitors. [10% marks]
b) A briefing on non-financial features of the selected firm. [25% marks]
c) A comparative business analysis using horizontal change and financial ratio comparisons over at least three consecutive accounting periods. [50% marks]
d) A conclusion with your considered viewpoint of the firm. [15% marks]

A high score can be gained by a full and exhaustive evaluation presented in no more than 1,250 words (excluding appendixes). Please note because this is supposed to be a business review, marks will be influenced by a competent writing style, correct use of English, good grammar and punctuation.

Direction for your research and critique

You may find your assignment task is aided by reference to the recommended Unit textbooks and the relevant subject sections in the Mountbatten library. There are several immediate sources of appropriate information such as the annual reports of the firm selected and the corresponding website.

You can source dedicated information on your chosen firm through the University library databases such as FAME, ABI-INFORM, MINTEL or via internet search engines. If you are in doubt about sources you should refer without delay to the Unit leader or expert LIS business librarians on 1st-Floor of Mountbatten Library.

I chose my companies
1.Holidaybreak Plc
2.STA Travel Ltd