The trainer of the corporate finance masterclass has 15 years of experience in accounting and investment banking at leading firms and is an experienced financial trainer who has delivered courses for financial institutions in the City of London and around the world, in the areas of Corporate Finance, Valuation (Industrials and Banks), Financial Modelling, M&A, LBO, Financial Accounting, Capital Markets, Bank Regulatory Capital, Financial Risks, both in English and French.
Case Study I: Participants are introduced to various situations and offer different strategic alternatives
Case Study II: Participants anlayse two existing M&A transactions: a buy-side and a sell-side transactions
Case Study III: Review of the Facebook IPO and Barclays rights issues
Case Study IV: Analysis of the Apple recent bond issuance
The participants are introduced to the main transactions in Corporate Finance: Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), including buy-side and sell-side transactions, equity and debt financing and Leveraged Buy-Out (LBO). The steps in an M&A process are explained in detail alongside the key documentation and analysis required, including due diligence and synergies.
Using a case company, the participants will tour through the equity capital markets, embracing IPOs, right issues and other secondary offerings. We cover also the main debt products available to corporates. The debt capacity is calculated before different funding options. Both long and short term, and public and private financing options are explored. The bond issuance process and key documentation are discussed.
Finally, participants learn the key characteristics and players of an LBO and go through its financing structures.