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Public Courses ContentOur public curriculum spans 5 days in length and provides the flexibility to choose the modules best suited for you and your organization. We highly recommend that participants without a prior financial background attend all 5 days.

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May 20,2022 -     Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This session focuses on LBO and M&A structuring, modeling and analysis. During the first half of the course, principles of LBO valuation will be covered and participants will build a short-form LBO model. The second half of the session introduces participants to modeling M&A transactions, with an emphasis on accretion/dilution analysis.

  • Short-form LBO modeling
    • LBO valuation fundamentals
    • What makes a good LBO target
    • Building a flexible sources and uses of funds table
    • Determining debt capacity
    • Calculating the exit value
    • Calculating the IRR and deriving football field valuation range
    • Sensitivity analysis
  • Short-form M&A modeling
    • Key assumptions and drivers needed to build a short-form M&A model
    • Building a flexible sources and uses of funds table
    • Stock vs. cash financing
    • Earnings accretion/dilution analysis
    • Relative P/E’s: acquirer P/E vs. debt P/E vs. acquisition P/E
    • Snergies-to-break-even analysis
    • Sensitivity analysis
    • Analysis at various prices
    • Ability to pay analysis


100 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10017

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