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Divestiture Modeling

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Discover the details of divestitures. Learn how to structure a company divesting subsidiary. Calculate a set of pro-forma post-divestiture financial statements. Discover the difference between spin-offs, split-offs, and carve-outs.

Completion time

3.5 Hours

Level

Skills Certificate

About

Discover the details of divestitures. Learn how to structure a company divesting subsidiary. Calculate a set of pro-forma post-divestiture financial statements. Discover the difference between spin-offs, split-offs, and carve-outs.

Completion time

3.5 Hours

Level

Skills Certificate

Module

Video Minutes

Excel Exercises

Divestiture Modeling

105

20

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Video minutes105

Excel Exercises20

  • Reasons for divestitures
  • Divestiture options – pros and cons
  • Divestiture modeling introduction
  • Private sale
  • Private sale – asset vs share deal
  • Private sale – book vs tax basis
  • Divestitures and tax – examples
  • Capital gains tax – selected countries
  • Initial public offering
  • Non-controlling interest
  • Non-controlling interest – valuation
  • Spin off
  • Divestiture options

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Is it right for me?

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Divestiture Modeling requires a fundamental understanding of modeling methodologies (available via The Modeler). Learn the details of accounting for different divestiture structures, and develop practical skills by building financial models of them in Excel.

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The 4 leading investment banks, as rated by the FT, hire us to train their incoming analysts. If you are looking to join the best analysts in the world, why not challenge yourself with the same content and certification with the same Wall Street instructors ready to answer your questions.

Will this course help me get a job in investment banking?

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Are there any hidden costs?

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No. Everything you need to earn your skill certificate is included, from instructor-led videos and Excel exercises to the exam.

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