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Investing in Private Equity (London)

Event : Investing in Private Equity (London)

Thu, 19/11/2009 - 13:24
Conducted by : Eureka Financial
Contact : Sam Baker

By the end of this course you will:

• Understand private equity characteristics as an asset class and what to look at when planning to invest this sector
• Understand the principles of leverage and how the internal rate of return (IRR) is calculated
• Be able to assess when it's the best to invest and build a simple leverage transaction model
• Be aware of the key drivers of  activity and debt structures in the current market
• Understand the concepts of capital commitments and the J curve approach to private equity investment

Who Should Attend
This course is relevant for anyone wishing to understand how the private equity industry works and how do discuss private equity investments with clients.
No prior knowledge of private equity and leveraged transactions is presumed for this course.
• Private and Institutional Investors
• Private Banks
• Corporate Finance
• Private Equity Investors
• Consultants
• Lawyers

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