9 Live Webinars

Friday 8th October 2021

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In just 1-hour, you will learn how operating leases are reported under both accounting rules and the adjustments needed to make the figures comparable.

Gerard will walk you through several case study’s, including Coca-Cola and Anta Sports, to reinforce your understanding.

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In just 1-hour, you will learn how operating leases are reported under both accounting rules and the adjustments needed to make the figures comparable.

Gerard will walk you through several case study’s, including Coca-Cola and Anta Sports, to reinforce your understanding.

Module

Valuation Complexities

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  • Operating leases
  •  – How these are reported under both IFRS and US GAAP
  • – The adjustments that are made to make companies’ numbers comparable
  • – Case study including Coca-Cola and Anta Sports, plus other workouts to learn the techniques.

Friday 15th October 2021

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar for an in-depth review of the mechanisms that take place after an acquisition, including completion accounts and the locked box transaction.

Perfect for anyone interested in investment banking, this virtual lesson will walk you through the necessary steps needed to get a deal through to completion.

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar for an in-depth review of the mechanisms that take place after an acquisition, including completion accounts and the locked box transaction.

Perfect for anyone interested in investment banking, this virtual lesson will walk you through the necessary steps needed to get a deal through to completion.

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Completion Accounting

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A comparative analysis of the two different completion mechanisms, including their advantages and disadvantages.

  • Completion accounts (working capital and capex adjustments)
  • Locked box (timeline and leakage)

Friday 29th October 2021

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar to understand how private equity deals are structured, plus discover the different tranches of debt funding.

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar to understand how private equity deals are structured, plus discover the different tranches of debt funding.

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A Deep Dive into Private Equity Financing

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  • Types of Debt
  • Preferred Stocks and Equity Injection
  • Management Rachet
  • Debt Providers / Holders
  • Covenants, collateral and more

Friday 12th November 2021

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Being able to value a company is a key requirement of many financial jobs.

Take part in this 1-hour live webinar and learn how to accurately value companies that have pension deficits, including how to incorporate the adjustments into valuation multiples.

Practice your understanding with workouts and real-world case studies.

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Being able to value a company is a key requirement of many financial jobs.

Take part in this 1-hour live webinar and learn how to accurately value companies that have pension deficits, including how to incorporate the adjustments into valuation multiples.

Practice your understanding with workouts and real-world case studies.

Module

Pensions and Practical Valuation

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  • Equity to enterprise value bridge 
  • Types of pension schemes (defined contribution vs defined benefit)
  • Funded and underfunded plans
  • Cleaning EBIT (pension service cost, interest cost, asset returns, and others)
  • Pension deficits and trading comp multiples 

Friday 19th November 2021

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Want to use Excel more efficiently? Take part in this 1-hour live webinar to uncover Excel’s vast programming capabilities, including the use of macro security, recorded macros, and an introduction to the VBA Editor.

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Want to use Excel more efficiently? Take part in this 1-hour live webinar to uncover Excel’s vast programming capabilities, including the use of macro security, recorded macros, and an introduction to the VBA Editor.

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Introduction to Visual Basic for Applications

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  • Macro recording basics
  • Macro security
  • Running macros
  • The VBA editor
  • Useful configuration settings
  • VBA language

Friday 3rd December 2021

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar and get to grips with the challenging nature of real world DCFs, including how to add a company’s full financing structure into the WACC.

Deborah will not only walk you through the complexities, but also help you practice your knowledge through workouts.

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar and get to grips with the challenging nature of real world DCFs, including how to add a company’s full financing structure into the WACC.

Deborah will not only walk you through the complexities, but also help you practice your knowledge through workouts.

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DCF Valuation

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  • Discounting with variable valuation date – finding the mid-period point and calculating discounting days
  • WACC considerations – including cash / financial assets, preferred stock, NCI
  • Sum of the parts valuation – valuing conglomerates, different multiples, corporates with financing operations

Friday 17th December 2021

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar and learn how to implement three variable data tools for sensitivity analysis in financial modeling.

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar and learn how to implement three variable data tools for sensitivity analysis in financial modeling.

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Three Variable Data Tables

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  • Referencing variables in the data table
  • variable data tables using text functions
  • Variable data tables using pivot
  • Variable data tables using offset

Friday 14th January 2022

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar to learn how to enhance your financial models by building scenarios and sensitivity data tables.

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar to learn how to enhance your financial models by building scenarios and sensitivity data tables.

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Building Scenarios

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  • Allow assumptions and methodologies to be changed quickly in financial models using a number of different functions:
    • Choose, Offset, Index, adding the Match function
  • Data validation and form controls
  • Conditional formatting

Sensitivity Data Tables

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  • Using data tables
  • Data tables on different sheets to the assumptions
  • Advanced and flexible tables

Friday 21st January 2022

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar to understand how private equity funds are structured and why executives get outsized rewards, with a focus on carried interest for the general partner in a limited partnership.

This is highly recommended for anyone interested in interviewing for private equity jobs.

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Take part in this 1-hour live webinar to understand how private equity funds are structured and why executives get outsized rewards, with a focus on carried interest for the general partner in a limited partnership.

This is highly recommended for anyone interested in interviewing for private equity jobs.

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Carried Interest and Promotion Modeling

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  • Management fees
  • Carried interest – distribution “waterfall”
  • Waterfall – four stages:
  • – Return of capital
  • – Preferred return
  • – Catch-up tranche
  • – Carried interest
  • “Promote” versus carried interest

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We strongly recommend you use a webcam and microphone during your class to get the most out of the session.

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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.

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Not always, but at FE we are privileged to have a deep bench of expert Wall Street instructors. If the instructor has to change for any reason we will let you know, but rest assured you will always receive the very best classroom experience.

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