Corporate Finance courses and services
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This unique Asset Securitisation course provides a highly detailed practical overview of this market covering the basic structures of RMBS, credit cards, auto loans and CMBS through to CLOs and the use of more advanced structured products which are used in the market. The programme includes the origination, structuring, pricing and trading of these instruments together with the rating process and an overview of the cashflow modelling of the transactions.
Corporate Credit Risk Analysis
The training will be conducted in the style of an interactive workshop, packed with practical activities. Delegates will use case studies to analyse a typical credit approach, to identify credit problems and business risk issues. Delegates will use excel to model corporate cashflows, model projections and analyse the risk factors. In groups, delegates will get the opportunity to calculate a company’s optimum leverage and debt capacity and analyse the credit risk of a proposed acquisition.
This course aims to help you understand the challenging and perplexing financial problems faced by businesses today, as well as equipping you with a solid grounding in how to deal with complex finance issues. Benefit from an authoritative insight into the latest techniques, trends and strategies and gain the confidence to instigate, analyse and complete successful deals efficiently and effectively.
Corporate Valuation Techniques
This course will present you with a thorough and detailed exposition of the approach to corporate valuation methodology, enabling you to identify and analyse major relevant economic, industry and corporate issues.
Develop your skills and understanding when analysing key credit documents.
Financial Modelling Using Excel
The practicalities of modelling applied to a variety of scenarios within areas including as Project Financing, M&A and Corporate Structuring.
Financial Statement Analysis
This course has been designed to address all the key areas of financial analysis from both a theoretical and practical perspective. What makes a great analyst, however, is being able to see the figures and then see beyond and behind them. With this in mind, this course has been designed to give you a thorough grounding in financial statement analysis with a unique view on how to go beyond figures and see the bigger picture.
International Trade Finance
In three intensive days, this course confronts the current issues in international trade finance on a step-by-step basis. It will lead you through a thorough understanding of the risks and solutions involved. You will return to work fully aware of the best risk mitigation and internal communication techniques, ready to do business in a safe and prudent manner.
This course focuses on documentation used in corporate loans, both bilateral and syndicated, including security and guarantee documentation, and the implications of insolvency on the contractual rights of the senior creditors. Delegates will be guided step-by-step through the various components of loan documentation from indicative offer letters, loan agreements, guarantees, letters of comfort, mortgage debentures (fixed and floating charges) to security over other forms of asset, including property, shares and insurance assignments.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Understand the regulatory regime that will govern the conduct of all parties involved in mergers and acquisitions. The acquirer will need to give careful consideration to the various financing options that are available, and the cashflow, tax and accounting consequences that will follow from the adopted approach. Throughout the course, the various issues are illustrated in-depth with numerous real-life case examples.
Masterclass in Corporate Finance
This programme has been developed to meet the changing needs of today’s corporate finance professionals. The challenges and issues facing corporate financiers today are unlike anything we have seen in the past. In tough markets, you need a new set of tools if you are to succeed. Only those with the most highly tuned skills and knowledge will win the best deals!
Valuing Technology Businesses
Three days of training on the principles of technology company valuation, valuing tech start-ups and valuing pre-IPO technology companies.
Explore venture capital as its own distinct asset class and learn how to respond to the many developments and challenges for those involved in the sector.
Structuring Islamic Financial Projects
Over 14 weeks you will cover:
1. Overview of the market and its principles
2. Goods Murabahah - Credit sale of goods
3. Tawarruq/Commodity Murabahah - Application of credit sales to generate cash
4. Salam & Istisna’a
5. Ijarah – Leasing
6. Musharakah, Mudarabah & Wakalah bil Istithmar (MMW)
7. Islamic deposits & investment accounts
8. Institutional risk and analysis
*Distance Learning Course
Learn how to maximise financial returns while investing sustainably.
Value Creation Through Risk Management
Everything you need to know to build a risk-aware, future-ready organisation.
How integrating material ESG factors into the investment process can improve performance.