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Wall Street Prep Launches On-Campus Sales & Trading Training Program

Ahead of 2019-2020 academic year, Wall Street Prep has launched a Sales & Trading training program to prepare students for interviews, internships and full time positions. This program is a student-focused version of Wall ... Read More

Sources of Project Financing

Sources of project financing will depend on the structuring of the project (which is heavily impacted by project risks). There are many financial products in the market to pay for construction costs. The cost ... Read More

Project Finance Structuring: Sharing of Risks

The key to structuring a project finance deal is the identifying of all key risks associated with the project and the allocation of those risks among the various parties participating in the project. Without ... Read More

Project Finance Career Paths

The Project finance industry is broad and consists of financial, legal, and technical jobs. Certain functions of each of these categories will require understanding of project finance. However, financial jobs in project finance will ... Read More

Guide to Project Finance: Job Description and Responsibilities

The Technical Definition: Project finance is used to refer to a non-recourse or limited recourse financing structure in which debt, equity and credit enhancement are combined for the construction and operation or the refinancing ... Read More

Project Finance Model Structure

Project finance modeling is an excel based analytical tool used to assess the risk-reward of lending to or investing in a long-term infrastructure project based upon a complex financial structure. All financial evaluations of ... Read More

Explain the yield curve to me like I'm an idiot

On December 3, 2018, parts of the yield curve inverted for the first time in a decade. Specifically, the difference (“yield spread”) between 3-year and 5-year treasuries went negative. Take a look: That’s troubling, because ... Read More

Ultimate Guide to Debt & Leveraged Finance

Leveraged finance refers to the financing of highly levered, speculative-grade companies. Within the investment bank, the Leveraged Finance (“LevFin”) group works with corporations and private equity firms to raise debt capital by syndicating loans and ... Read More

Finance Careers Infographic: Who's Who in Corporate Finance

So you want to break into a career in finance? Buy side or sell side? M&A or private equity? Here we've put together an infographic showing all of corporate finance's major players and how ... Read More

Guide to FP&A: Job Description and Responsibilities

Financial planning and analysis (FP&A) is a group within a company’s finance organization that provides senior management with a forecast of the company’s profit and loss (income statement) and operating performance for the upcoming quarter and year. ... Read More


The Wall Street Prep Quicklesson Series

7 Free Financial Modeling Lessons

Get instant access to video lessons taught by experienced investment bankers. Learn financial statement modeling, DCF, M&A, LBO, Comps and Excel shortcuts.