Course Catalog

Pillars of Wall Street offers in-house financial training for corporate clients, university seminars for undergraduates and MBAs as well as public courses for smaller groups and individuals. We always work within your budget to help you meet your training needs. All of our courses are tailored to meet the needs of your organization and vary in length from two hour seminars to full day training sessions.

We teach the “pillars” that will serve as the foundation of your financial career.

Our core curriculum includes:

Financial Accounting

  • Fundamentals of Financial Statement Analysis
  • M&A Accounting
  • Lease Accounting
  • Tax Accounting
  • Pension Accounting

Financial Modeling and Excel

  • Introduction to Excel and 3 Statement Forecasting
  • Real Company Modeling
  • Cash Sweep Modeling
  • Modeling from the Ground Up
  • Checking and Editing a Model
  • Advanced Excel Features I, II

Corporate Valuation

  • Valuation Fundamentals
  • Trading Comparables Analysis
  • Transaction Comparables Analysis
  • Discounted Cash Flow Analysis
  • LBO Valuation
  • Advanced Valuation Methodologies and Analyses

Transaction Structuring

  • Short-Form M&A Modeling
  • Long-Form M&A Modeling
  • Short-Form LBO Modeling
  • Long-Form LBO Modeling
  • Divestitures

Capital Markets

  • Equity Capital Markets
  • Debt Capital Markets

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