France, Paris

Investment Banking and International Corporate Finance

when 10 July 2017 - 21 July 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 7 ECTS
fee EUR 2520

The globalized economy creates increasing demand for professionals with well-established international corporate finance expertise. Combining fundamental learning and real-life practice, the course prepares to undertake careers in investment banking, or corporate finance areas. Through both ready-to-use tools and practical knowledge, participants will be able to implement finance strategies and make appropriate decisions. The intensive summer program addresses the following topics:

Financial analysis
Start-up Valuation and Fund raising
Debt and Hybrid financing
Development Financing
Window Dressing
M&A and Brand Valuation.
Students will benefit from the experience of leading guest speakers who may include CEOs, Chief Financial Officers and Investment Bankers.

Course leader

Patrick LEGLAND - Academic Director - Affiliate Professor, HEC Paris
Philippe FAVRE - Program Lecturer

Target group

University level students and recent graduates

Course aim

Upon successful completion of the summer program, participants will be able to:

Apply Investment Banking tools successfully
Recognize key accounting principles and links among the 3 main financial statements
Analyze a company’s financial performance
Understand company decisions on capital structure
Ascertain how company stakeholders work together despite diverging interests
Identify the ways companies raise funds (debt and equity) as well as the associated costs
Comprehend the methods CFOs/CEOs and Investment Bankers use to value companies
Identify key drivers of M&A transactions
Analyze an M&A transaction
Understand the purpose of leveraged buyouts (LBOs), their structure and means of success.

Credits info

Students who successfully complete the 2017 HEC Paris Summer School Program will obtain a course transcript for the equivalent of 7 ECTS. For credit transfer, students should verify with home institutions that credit earned will be applicable.

Fee info

EUR 2520: Program fees include:

full tuition
on-campus accommodation
student card
weekend bus transportation during the program from campus to downtown Paris.
EUR 4680: For two intakes, or €6960 for three intakes

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