Private Equity Masterclass London | 4-day Live Public Course

Get desk-ready for Private Equity in less than a week.

  • Learn face-to-face from an expert instructor
  • Master the core technical skills, from in-depth financial statement analysis to structuring complex add-on acquisitions in a leveraged buyout
  • Receive 6 months free access to Felix, the all-in-one toolkit for success in finance, used by over 20,000 analysts
  • Earn a Wall Street recognized certificate
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Desk Ready Certificate

    Desk-ready in one week.

    Private Equity Masterclass London


    Each pre-work module will begin with a five-question test to ascertain your skill level. If you fail to meet the pass mark, you will be provided with learning to fill in the gaps.

    Financial accounting review

    Introduction to full consolidation and non-controlling interests

    How does a PE fund work

    The PE process

    Three statement model with iterations

    Building A model with a cash sweep

    Checking a model for Integrity and errors

    Equity value to enterprise value bridge

    Trading comparable valuation

    Discounted cash flow valuation

    Private equity acquisition/LBO analysis

    Debt products in PE – financing instruments

    Complex LBO modeling

    LBO error checking

    Complex LBO structuring update

    Develop a deeper understanding of topics relevant to your role or interests by working through the exercises, models and learning contained within an additional four bolt-on modules.

    Advanced LBO modeling


    Carried interest and promotion modeling

    PE deal process documents

    You’ll also get six months access to Felix, which combines an extensive streaming library of learning content with real-time access to financial data and filings. It is designed to empower you to put your new-found knowledge into practice and stay ahead in the ever-changing financial landscape.

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    Wall St. recognized certification.

    It’s no secret that banking is fiercely competitive, which is why our Wall Street-recognized certification is designed to let your employers know you have the skills to succeed.

    Who is this Public Course for?

    Individuals or small groups seeking the fastest path to break into finance.

    Experienced professionals looking to reinforce past learning or plug skill gaps.

    New, lateral, or off-cycle hires that need to rapidly upskill and get desk-ready.

    Your fast-track to real expertise in Private Equity.

    • This course is aimed at getting new hires ‘desk ready’. The course is an intensive version of the training that we deliver to new hires at top PE firms, with lots of focus on practical application using real company case studies.
    • Learn how to build error-free operating models and cash sweep models for use in company valuation and deal analysis.
    • Learn how to value companies using both valuation multiples and DCF valuation, and how to sense check your valuation.
    • Learn how to analyze potential M&A transactions, how to build a merger model and how to understand the impact of different types of deal financing.
    • Learn how PE deals are financed, how to build an LBO model and how to use this to analyze a potential LBO transaction.

    Get Access to Felix: Learn using real company and market data.

    With over 5,300 global comps updated daily, monthly market data, industry tools, expert playlists, over 2,660 videos and expert instructor support, Felix makes it easy to answer questions, develop and excel in your future role.

    • Pre-work – Effortlessly navigate bespoke learning pathways with our innovative learning platform. Our blend of videos, workouts, and expert support effectively prepares you for the classroom, focusing on your unique skill gaps.
    • Bringing industry into the classroom – Felix simulates being on the desk, allowing you to work with real company and market data from day one.
    • Role-specific learning – After the program you can choose to follow one of our role-aligned specialist learning pathways to deepen your knowledge even further.

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