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Mergers and Acquisitions

Learn how to apply advanced analysis to the valuation of companies involved in the mergers and acquisitions process. You will gain an overview of the private equity industry and the practical issues involved in leveraged buy-outs and buy-ins. You will also gain an understanding of the tools and techniques used in the valuation of a company, and a complete overview of key elements in successful M&A and private equity transactions.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Key Facts

  • Module from the Postgraduate Certificate in Finance
  • Certified by: CPD-Continuing Professional Development
  • Duration: 12 weeks | 1 class per week
  • Mode of Study: Live online classes
  • Intake Date: 11th May 2021
  • Tuition Fees: £990

(Flexible payment plans and group discounts available)

Module Contents

  • Mergers and acquisitions

  • Corporate valuation: tools and techniques

  • Private equity

Mergers and Acquisitions

Key Benefits:

  • Understand the motives, alternatives and the process of mergers and acquisitions
  • Use the tools available to evaluate a business
  • Give an overview of the corporate motives for mergers and acquisitions
  • Assess the practical issues involved in leveraged buyouts including the management of buyouts and buy-ins

Who Is the Course For?

Our mergers and acquisitions course is ideal if you wish to develop the skills needed to succeed in wholesale banking, specifically in the investment management and corporate finance divisions. The course will provide you with some of the skills required for highly demanding deal making and technically specialised analyst posts.

  • Education - Undergraduate degree or equivalent Higher Education qualification, or relevant work experience
  • English language - Common European Framework (CEF) Level B2* or equivalent (all teaching and learning materials are provided in English only)

* Please note those with a B1 level of English and relevant proof of further study will be considered.

All the modules of the programme can be taken individually, as well as a wide range of other courses available within the LSBF Executive Education portfolio.

Click here to see our full range of individual short courses.

*This course is planned to run in February 2021. However, it is subject to student demand. For more information, speak to one of our advisors on: +44 (0) 20 3435 4644.

Meet Our Delegates

Ikechi Okereke
“I decided to study the course because of the benefits it would have on my career, after going through the contents and the modules of the programme, it covered areas that are of interest to me.’’
Ikechi Okereke
Postgraduate certificate in finance
Laila Machado
“After this course, I have the tools to better explain myself and to give the best arguments, I can contribute better with marketing plans or communication plans’’
Laila Machado
Executive Education
Claire Tiphine
“This course gave me a lot of basic excels, tips and tricks which I think are super useful for other purposes and a lot of real world knowledge"
Claire Tiphine
Advanced financial modelling

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