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Starting 14 July 2021

Delivered by distance learning over 16 weeks

Postgraduate Certificate course in Private Equity

In partnership with Middlesex University

TAILOR THIS COURSE FOR YOUR TEAM

We can customise it to your specific requirements. Contact Ted Bailey or call +44 (0)20 7017 4174.

The mechanics of private equity training course


Core modules
Core modules

Unit 1 – Fundamentals of private equity and venture capital


Unit 2 – Investment process, due diligence and risk mitigation


Unit 3 – Valuation and pricing


Unit 4 – Leverage and buyouts


Unit 5 – Venture capital


Unit 6 – Structuring and restructuring private equity investments


Unit 7 – Deal, approval process, execution and documentations


Unit 8 – Managing and realising private equity investments

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What you'll learn
What you'll learn
  • The core principles of private equity and how they've developed - from both for-profit and not-for profit perspectives
  • How the finance life cycle in influences private equity activity
  • How to evaluate and value the synergies and control benefits that arise from a proposed investment or acquisition
  • How to show this quantitatively using a spreadsheet model
  • How to apply best practice when managing an investment or acquired business to create value for a successful exit 
  • The complexities of the structuring (and restructuring) private equity investments, and the range of financial instruments that can be used to fund them
  • How to conduct a thorough risk analysis and comprehensive due diligence
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Postgraduate certificate option
Postgraduate certificate option

You have the option to receive a postgraduate certificate validated by Middlesex University Business School. 

You will need to submit an additional marked assignment of 5000 words, based on a continuing case study that runs throughout the duration of the course.

About Middlesex University
How you will learn
How you will learn
  • A new module is released every two weeks
  • Read the units online, save them to your computer or print them out
  • Study at your own pace
  • Efficient and cost effective - no need to travel or take time off work 
  • Apply new skills and expertise to your work straight away
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Is this the course for you?


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Past Delegate

The Mechanics of Private Equity

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Well-structured course that provides a big picture of what's going on in private equity and venture capital. I strongly recommend it.

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