An Introduction to Corporate Finance

Course details

  • Date  18 November 2015  -  20 November 2015
  • Time  09:00  -  17:00
  • Location  London
  • Full venue address  London Stock Exchange, 10 Paternoster Square, London EC4M 7LS
  • CPD Hours  18
  • Delegate Rate  £1,750 excl. VAT

  • Event Reference  ICF02
  • Event type  Training Course


This course has been designed to give a practical introduction to the key elements of corporate finance. Both equity and debt capital market transactions are covered, the latter in a one day module that is both an optional addition to the first two days – which concentrate on strategy, valuation, IPOs,and M&A
– as well as a standalone course.

Topics covered will include:

  • Evaluating corporate strategy
  • Analysing the cost of capital  
  • Company valuation   
  • Discounted cash flow analysis  
  • Raising finance in equity markets   
  • Mergers and acquisitions   
  • Public offers   
  • Corporate restructuring   
  • Raising finance in debt markets   
  • The Eurobond markets   
  • Asset securitisation   
  • Venture Capital, LBOs and MBOs   
  • Negotiating the terms of a leveraged buyout   
  • Public to private transactions

Why attend?

Through a combination of presentations, case-studies and worked examples, the course will develop your knowledge of the
following key areas:

• the underlying drivers of company worth

• valuation methodologies and techniques

• equity and debt finance raising including IPOs MBOs and LBOs

• the role of venture capital and the major transaction structures

• corporate restructures and financing alternatives

• public to private transactions