A more thorough treatment of the LBO course covered in the Premium Package. Designed for investment banking and PE professionals who want to take their LBO modeling skills to the next level.
At completion, trainees will have developed a a comprehensive LBO model and gained the confidence to ace the finance interview.
Leveraged buyout (LBO) modeling is used widely by investment banks and private equity firms and is often part of a finance interview. In this course, you will learn how to build a real, complex LBO model from scratch. You will start by learning about basic LBO concepts, typical deal structures, and current industry dynamics. You will then build a full LBO model from scratch with stock vs asset sale toggles, multiple tranches of debt, PIK toggles, and sophisticated deferred tax and depreciation schedules. The course concludes with advanced topics such as purchase price allocation and deferred taxes in acquisitions.
Wall Street Prep’s Advanced LBO Modeling course is used at top financial institutions and business schools.
Wall Street Prep’s Advanced LBO Modeling Self Study Program teaches students how to build, analyze, and interpret LBO models and transactions in a step-by-step fashion using videos, readings, ready-to-use LBO models and exercises using a real case study.
The Advanced LBO Modeling Program bridges the gap between academics and the real world to equip students with the practical financial skill set that they will need in private equity and leveraged finance. Students learn LBO modeling in Excel from scratch using intuitive, step-by-step instruction and model templates the way it is actually performed in private equity. The program utilizes a case study format, as students follow their tutorial guide alongside the Excel model templates, and are directed to the appropriate external documents (SEC filings, research reports, etc.) in order to build complex LBO model the way they would on the job.
Upon enrollment, students gain 24-month free access to Wall Street Prep’s Online Support Center, where they receive answers to questions, free downloads, and important updates.
Free Access to Boost, an all-in-one suite of time-saving tools designed for people who build financial models in Excel. Key features include: Easily assign custom shortcuts to all of Boost’s features; Easily understand long formulas with the powerful ‘Precedents’ and ‘Dependents’ Tool; A fully functioning classic 2003 menu (in ’07 and ’10 Excel); And much more!
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