Finance: BUSS 5233: Corporate Finance

Assignment Help

1. Assignment

For your assignment you need to choose any three companies of your choice listed on the ASX 200. This page has been created to help you find information. 

Please see your course website for the full assessment details. 

2. Financial Information

Use the below resources to help you find financial data:

Financial Databases

For more information on these databases, including search tips please use our Company Financials page

3. Company and Industry Information

Our Company and Industry Information guide will show you were to look for company information:

For Australian companies start with IbisWorld with company reports on 2000 Australian companies, as well as industry reports and risk rating reports

4. What are academic sources?

Academic references can be referred to scholarly sources or peer reviewed (refereed). These can include journal articles, books, book chapters, reports and other sources.  To find out more about academic references look at the below resources

Tip: When searching in the library catalogue you can filter your results to show only 'peer reviewed'

5. Plan your search

Before you start searching you should:

  • Identify the main concepts within your topic or question
  • Think of alternative words or synonyms you could also search for

This Video will guide you through this process

Learn more about searching with the below resource

6. Study help

Now that you have done your research it is time to put all of your information together.

Study Help is a website of resources to help you with assignments and study skills. 

7. Referencing Support

Referencing Roadmap (Harvard)
Need help referencing? Follow the roadmap!

Referencing Roadmap (Harvard)
Help with the Harvard UniSA referencing style. Find in text-citations and reference examples, from different sources such as articles, books & chapters, websites, and more.

Other referencing support tools:

  • Referencing hub
    Information around what is referencing, paraphrasing, referencing rules, referencing styles and Academic Integrity. Also includes a link to the Harvard Referencing Guide UniSA (pdf).
  • Referencing forum
    Discuss referencing, exchange advice and post questions and answers about referencing (facilitated by Student Engagement Unit).

What do you do with all those references you have found?

Use a bibliographic management software to store, organise and cite your references. The Library supports the bibliographic management tool EndNote. There are also many free systems available.