Investment Banking
Selfstudy guides to help you master Investment Banking
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So what is Investment Banking? My job here is to make you understand what it is and help you learn the nuts and bolts of Investment Banking. With more than 218+ indepth resources and guides on Investment Banking Concepts, Valuation, Financial Modeling, and M&A, I am sure you will have lots of fun learning Investment Banking.
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Investment Banking Basics (32+ Articles)
Learn the basics of Investment Banking like the Industry structure, the kind of products and instruments investment bankers deal with, work structure, departments etc.
 Earnings Season  In this article, we will look at earnings season and what it actually means.
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Analyst Accounting (55+ Articles)
Analyst accounting is basically Accounting for Investment Bankers. Here you are not required to learn the debits and credits, trial balance etc. Important thing here is to understand key accounting terminologies like Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash flows and how one can go about analyzing them in detail.
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Ratio Analysis (20+ Articles)
Ratio Analysis is the heart of Investment Banking Analysis. I have taken this topic in a lot more detail.
You can start with Ratio Analysis in Finance (9000+ words comprehensive step by step guide) and thereafter, you may move to learning individual topics in detail 
 Net Profit Margin
 Financial Leverage Ratio
 Operating Leverage Ratio
 Dividend Payout Ratio
 Return On Capital Employed
 Return on Equity
 Defensive Interval Ratio
 Return on Invested Capital
 Equity Turnover Ratio
 Cash Conversion Cycle
 Capitalization Ratio
 Dividend Yield Ratio
 Interest Coverage Ratio
 Return on Total Asset
 Asset Turnover Ratio
 Cash Ratio
 Working Capital Ratio
 Debt Service Coverage Ratio
 Credit Analysis
 Current Ratio
 Capital Gearing Ratio
 Current Ratio vs Quick Ratio
 Debt Ratio
 Contribution Margin
 Current Yield of a Bond
 Book Value per Share
 Average Collection Period
 Bid Ask Spread
 Days Inventory Outstanding (DIO)
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Formula
 Asset Turnover Ratio Formula
 Asset to Sales Ratio Formula
 DuPont Formula
 Retention Ratio Formula
 Overhead Ratio Formula
 Continuous Compounding Formula
 Risk Premium Formula
 Tax Equivalent Yield Formula
 Real Rate of Return Formula
 Revenue Per Employee Ratio Formula
 Capacity Utilization Rate Formula
 Gross Profit Margin Formula
 Return on Average Assets ROAA Formula
 Equity Multiplier Formula
 Rate of Inflation Formula
 Accounts Receivables Turnover Ratio Formula
 Capital Employed Formula
 Working Capital Formula
 Return on Average Equity Formula
 Total Expense Ratio Formula
 Price to Book Value Formula
 Price to Earnings Formula
 Net Interest Margin Formula
 Operating Profit Margin Formula
 Net Profit Margin Formula
 Return on Assets (ROA) Formula
 Weighted Average Formula
 Payback Period Formula
 Net Working Capital Formula
 Dividends per Share Formula
 Bond Equivalent Yield Formula
 Quick Ratio Formula
 Net Present Value Formula
 Current Ratio Formula
 Capital Gains Yield Formula
 Capital Asset Pricing Model Formula
 Diluted EPS Formula
 Debt to Income Ratio Formula (DTI)
 Dividend Payout Ratio Formula
 Plowback Ratio
 Debt to Equity Ratio Formula
 Days in Inventory Formula
 Debt Coverage Ratio Formula
 Debt Ratio Formula
 Basic EPS
 Contribution Margin Formula
 Current Yield of a Bond
 Book Value per Share Formula
 How to Calculate Net Worth of a Company
 Average Collection Period Formula
 BidAsk Spread Formula
 Asset Turnover Ratio Formula
 EV to Assets
 Perpetuity Formula
Excel Modeling
In this part, you can start by learning Financial Modeling from this awesome step by step tutorial on Financial Modeling.
Thereafter, you can look at some detailed articles its application 
 Box Financial Modeling
 Alibaba Financial Modeling
 Types of Financial Models
 Top Financial Modeling Interview questions
 Leverage Buyout
 Sensitivity Analysis
 Top Financial Functions in Excel
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Valuation (31+ articles)
Learn all the core concepts of Valuation in these set of articles.
Discounted Cash Flow Methods
 Dividend Discount Model
 Free Cash Flow to Firm
 Free Cash Flow to Equity
 Weighted Average Cost of Capital
 Cost of Equity
 CAPM Beta
 Mistakes in Discounted Cash Flow
 Alibaba Valuation
 Box IPO Valuation
 Terminal Value
Relative Valuation Techniques
 EV to EBIT
 Price to Cash Flow
 Enterprise Value to Sales
 EV to EBITDA
 PEG Ratio
 Price to Book Value
 Comparable Company Analysis
 PE Ratio
Other valuation articles
 Economic Value Added
 Enterprise Value
 Market Capitalization
 Enterprise Value vs Equity Value
 Liquidation Value
 Treasury Stock method
 Sum of Parts Valuation
 Enterprise Value vs Market Cap
 Transaction Multiples Valuation
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Investment Banking Careers
Want to make a career in Investment Banking then these are the set of articles that you must look at. Some of the articles that you will find useful are 
 How to get into Investment Banking?
 How to get an Investment Banking Internship?
 Careers Beyond Investment Banking
 Investment Banking Lifestyle
 Investment Banking Exit Opportunities
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Corporate Finance
Corporate Finance is the foundation of Investment Banking. Primary Topics covered here are 
 NPV vs IRR
 NPV vs XNPV
 Time Value of Money
 Payback Period
 Break Even Point
 Mezzanine Financing
 What is Cash Burn Rate
 Effective Interest Rate
 Simple Interest
 Cost Benefit Analysis
 Right Issue vs Bonus Issue
 Bonds Payable on Balance Sheet
 Privately Held Company

 External Sources of Finance
 Internal Sources of Finance
 Financial Risk
 Business Risk
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Economics
Economics can be primarily divided into two parts  Macroeconomics and Microeconomics. In these set of articles, we discuss each of them in detail and also the reasons why both macroeconomics and microeconmics play an equally important role in Investment Banking.
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Investment Banking Books
Here you will find the list of Top Investment Banking Books that you must read.
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Mergers and Acquisitions
Learn the basics of Investment Banking M&A with these indepth articles on the following topics 
 Hostile Takeover
 Golden Parachute
 Spin Off vs Split Off
 Poison Pills in Finance
 Successful Mergers and Acquisitions
 What is Amalgamation?
 Synergies in Mergers and Acquisitions
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Investment Banking  Regionwise
Learn about Investment Banking Market in different countries including India, China, Brazil, Russia, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Dubai, London and more.
 Investment Banking in Dubai
 Investment Banking in Hong Kong
 Investment Banking in Russia
 Investment Banking in Brazil
 Investment Banking in China
 Investment Banking in Australia
 Investment Banking in Saudi Arabia
 Investment Banking in Singapore
 Investment Banking in London (UK)
 Investment Banking in India
 Investment Banking in Ireland
 Banks in Norway
 Banks in British Virgin Islands
 Banks in Cayman Islands
 Banks in Isle of Man
 Banks in Germany
 Banks in Liechtenstein
 Banks in Sweden
 Banks in Puerto Rico
 Banks in Guernsey
 Banks in Ireland
 Banks in South Korea
 Banks in Macau
 Banks in Greenland
 Banks in Qatar
 Banks in Singapore
 Banks in Switzerland
 Banks in Oman
 Banks in Saudi Arabia
 Banks in Kuwait
 Banks in Japan
 Banks in Brunei
 Banks in Finland
 Banks in France
 Banks in Denmark
 Banks in Belgium
 Banks in Canada
 Banks in Bermuda
 Banks in Austria
 Banks in Bahrain
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Top Investment Banks
Learn more about the Top Investment Banks on the basis of its size, kind of work and geographies.
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