The Prospectus

Musings on Financial Modeling and Investment Banking

Zynga valuation – is it really worth 9x revenue?

Zynga will be going public soon, and according to its prospectus filed this morning, it believes its' business is now worth $9 billion, despite a $14b third-party valuation just two weeks ago. This of course, comes on the heels of lower valuations for peers like Groupon in recent weeks. As part of the IPO, Zynga...

December 2nd, 2011| The Wall Street Prep Team| Investment Banking News + The Prospectus Perspective| 0 Continue Reading

Will Wall Street Prep Help Me Get Into Investment Banking?

Q: What is the validity and authenticity of Wall Street Prep's Self Study Program. How it will help me getting an entry into investment banking. A: The program is designed to enhance the competitive profile of people pursuing careers in investment banking, private equity, equity research, business development and corporate finance – those are the...

September 13th, 2011| The Wall Street Prep Team| IB Interview Tips + The Prospectus Perspective| 0 Continue Reading

What makes a good equity research analyst?

The WSJ breaks down what qualities make a good stock picker... Full article: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304811304577367661186800128.html

May 11th, 2012| The Wall Street Prep Team| Investment Banking: A Day in the Life| 0 Continue Reading

Video Wharton Study: Bald Men Perceived as Better Leaders

October 11th, 2012| The Wall Street Prep Team| Investment Banking News| 0 Watch the Video

Want to Know How a Hedge Fund Manager Picks a Stock to Short?

In a recent article, I posted an investment banking pitchbook to give you a sense of what these bad boys actually look like.  If you were thoroughly under-impressed by the contents of the pitchbook, I wouldn't blame you.  Pitchbooks are often more about marketing that substantive analysis. Yesterday's annual Value Investing Congress provided us with an opportunity...

October 19th, 2011| The Wall Street Prep Team| Investment Banking News| 0 Continue Reading

Wall Street Prep versus BIWS and WST

Many students and professionals considering a career in investment banking, equity research, or private equity think about enrolling in a financial and valuation modeling training program. Understanding exactly what investment bankers do every day is quite helpful for those trying to break into the industry because it makes them stronger, more confident  interviewees and...

November 22nd, 2011| The Wall Street Prep Team| The Prospectus Perspective| 0 Continue Reading

Wall Street Prep Partners with MasterStreet to Offer Financial Modeling Classes

NEW YORK, NY January 22, 2014 MasterStreet (www.masterstreet.com) and Wall Street Prep (www.wallstreetprep.com) are pleased to announce a new partnership that will make Wall Street Prep’s financial modeling classes available to professionals through MasterStreet’s free search engine and booking platform for business, technology, and design classes and training.

January 22nd, 2014| The Wall Street Prep Team| WSP In the News| 0 Continue Reading

Wall Street Prep Partners with Blue Chip Career

Wall Street Prep is excited to announce that we have partnered with Blue Chip Career (BCC) to offer a personalized finance career guidance to our customers. Founded in 2009, BCC enables anyone to get customized interview prep, job consultations, industry insight, and job search guidance from executives that have worked and recruited at top IB/finance...

October 10th, 2011| The Wall Street Prep Team| Investment Banking News + WSP In the News| 0 Continue Reading
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Wall Street Prep Coupon – 15% Off Self Study Programs

Wall Street Prep is extending its 15% off Web Special for all Self Study Programs. Use Wall Street Prep coupon code "webpromo" at checkout to claim this offer. Offer valid for a limited time only. Learn More at wallstreetprep.com/programs.

June 16th, 2014| The Wall Street Prep Team| WSP In the News| 0 Continue Reading

Wall Street Prep and Corality Announce Strategic Partnership

Wall Street Prep has entered into a partnership with Project Finance Modeling leader Corality Financial Group to deliver the most comprehensive training offering in the financial modeling industry. By leveraging Corality’s deep experience and market reputation for project finance modeling, Wall Street Prep can work closer with existing clients looking to increase their knowledgebase. View the Project Finance...

June 12th, 2015| Matan Feldman| WSP In the News| 0 Continue Reading