Mergers and Acquisitions Course – You may have heard about mergers and acquisition if you are an aspiring professional or a business/ finance student. But very few have learned about Mergers and Acquisitions modeling. In simple terms, mergers and acquisitions are done to consolidate the companies or assets of the companies. But they both are different in the scope and the way they are done.
This Mergers and Acquisitions Course is a bundle of 5 courses with 24+ hours of HD video tutorials and Lifetime Access. Along with this professionally made training program, you get verifiable certificates for each of the 5 courses!
This Mergers and Acquisitions Course is designed for students and professionals who want to master merger modeling skills. These tutorials start from the basic and train you on advanced concepts using excel based practical case studies.
- Mergers and Acquisitions Course
- Mergers and Acquisitions Course Description
- Pre-requisites for this M&A Training Course
- Target Audience of this M&A Course
- Mergers and Acquisition Course FAQs
- Sample Videos of Mergers and Acquisitions Course
- Career Benefits of this M&A training
- Mergers and Acquisition Course Reviews
Mergers and Acquisitions Course
|Course||Mergers and Acquisitions Course|
|Deal||This is 5 course M&A bundle. Please note that you get access to all the 5 courses. You do not need to register for each course separately.|
|Hours||24+ Video Hours|
|Core Coverage||Hannifin and Clarcor Merger Modeling, Reverse Merger Modeling and Valuation, Merger Modeling – Albemarle Corp and Axiall Chemicals, Comcast and Time Warner Merger Modeling Training, Spin-Offs De-Merger Modeling|
|Excel Templates Included?||Excel templates that were used are provided as a download|
|Course Validity||Lifetime Access. You can view the Mergers and Acquisitions course any number of times|
|Eligibility||No eligibility as such. You should have keen interest in learning.|
|Pre-Requisites||You should know Basics of Financial Modeling and accounting|
|What do you get?||Certificate of Excellence for each of the 5 courses|
|Certification Type||Course Completion Certificates|
|Verifiable Certificates?||Yes, these are verifiable certificates. This means that you will be provided with a unique URL/Link which you can include in your resume/Linkedin profile for online verification.|
|Type of Training||Video Course – Self Paced Learning|
|System Requirement||1 GB RAM or higher|
|Other Requirement||Speaker / Headphone|
Mergers and Acquisitions Course Description
This M&A course is golden because very few courses can give you a comprehensive modeling experience just within few hours. People do diploma programs for learning this sort of specific modeling techniques, whereas you will learn the specific M&A modeling course at your convenience and from the comfort of your home.
The best part of this course is that it doesn’t revolve around theories. Here, we take case study based approach. Once you go through this course, you would learn to prepare a merger model right from its scratch for a proposed merger. What’s more is that you will also learn how companies get affected before and after the merger and acquisition.
|S. No||Mergers and Acquisitions Course Name||Hours||Description|
|1||Albemarle Corp and Axiall Chemicals Merger Modeling in Excel||4 hrs||In this M&A course we take the merger modeling of Albemarle Corp and Axiall Chemicals. We will first understand about the various terminologies being used in merger modeling. Post which, we will go through with the detailed merger model, wherein we will learn, how to create assumption sheet, calculation of the purchase price.|
|2||Hannifin and Clarcor Merger Modeling in Excel||3 hrs||Here we take this practical M&A Training in Excel using Hannifin and Clarcor Merger. Here we look at the target offer value, target enterprise value and create target’s LTM financials. Thereafter, we look at preparing a proforma Balance Sheet and Income Statement of the Acquiror and see if the merger is dilutive or accretive.|
|3||Comcast and Time Warner Merger Modeling Training in Excel||4 hrs||In this course on M&A, we take Comcast and Time Warner merger deal (proposed acquisition of Time Warner by Comcast, which was announced on February 13, 2014). Comcast Corporation and Time Warner Inc. are companies that belong to the Broadcasting and Cable TV sector of US. Merger and acquisition modeling is basically finding out the effect of the merger on the new entity in terms of its earnings per share (EPS).|
|4||Reverse Merger Modeling and Valuation (IGATE & PATNI)||9 hrs||Reverse merger is an acquisition of a public company by a private company. In this Reverse Merger course, we take a case of Igate and Patni reverse merger. Here we first cover the valuation techniques used in reverse mergers and then cover concepts of synergy, post merger share price, true cost of acquisitions, EPS dilution, proforma BS and IS, and earn out model.|
|5||Spin-Offs De-Merger Modeling||4 hrs||In this Merger course, we will first understand about the various terminologies being used in de-merger modeling. Post which, we will go through with the detailed de-merger model, wherein we will learn, how to create assumption sheet, calculation of the purchase price. We have used company’s result press releases and investor presentation to find out relevant data, hence this can assure the reliability of any past data and future projections. The training includes What is Spinoff, How it works, What filings to look at?, How to model a Spinoff situation, Valuation of both entities, Recommendations, Scenarios and Potential Takeover situations|
Pre-requisites for this M&A Training Course
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- Knowledge of Financial Modeling – It is important to know Financial Modeling concepts for this course. Additionally, you should know the basics of accounting and excel.
- Eagerness and passion to learn M&A modeling: Not everyone would be willing to do this course because this course is designed for people who need advice on specialty training of Mergers and Acquisitions. This is one of that sort and people who are interested in that type of course would be interested in doing this course. That certainly doesn’t mean you need to have a degree attached to your back to do this course; rather it’s quite the opposite. But you need to have your finance fundamentals clear before doing this course.
- Have 25 hours to invest: All you need to invest to do this course is 25 hours of your life and of course that doesn’t include practice. This course will be taught to you within 25 hours and then you need to practice as much as you can to get the best results.
- A computer and an internet connection: As you are reading this, it’s assumed that you already have a computer and an internet connection.
Target Audience of this M&A Course
- Finance students/ Aspiring professionals: If you are finance students this course is a must-do for you. And if you want to be an aspiring professional, then you cannot miss this course. Why? In this course you will not only learn about merger modeling, but you will also learn how to approach a proposed merger from scratch.
- Finance professionals / IB Professionals: If you have few years of experience in finance, you can do this course. Why we’re emphasizing on finance domain? Because to do this course, you need to have your fundamentals clear. That doesn’t mean that students/ professionals from other domain can’t do this M&A course, but they may not need to if you look at the scope of this particular training.
- Entrepreneurs/ Consultants/ Small Business owners: As start-up entrepreneurs and small business owners, it’s of immense importance; because if you need to hire someone to do this (let’s say for your clients), it would be quite expensive for you. What if you can learn this yourself and ask your existing employees to do this course, it would be much cost effective and you would get a skill for life.
Mergers and Acquisition Course FAQs
Why should I do this M&A course?
You should do this course if you are looking to learn merger modeling without any fluff. This course will teach you practical skill which will help you earn better pay, better position and an added hat to your already existing portfolio of skills.
I’m not from finance background; can I do this course on M&A?
The answer is both yes and no. Yes, because if you have basic knowledge in finance and interest to do the course, there is no reason for which you shouldn’t do this course. And no if you assume that you will be able to understand everything in one shot without having the fundamentals of finance clear at first.
I’m from finance domain and have been doing financial modeling for years. Would it add value to me?
Most certainly! If you have been doing financial modeling for years, you will find M&A Modeling to be very interesting. Additionally, this course can work as a great refresher for an expert like you.
Where do learners come from for this Mergers and Acquisitions Course?
WallStreetMojo’s courses have been preferred by professional across the globe. Top places include New York, San Francisco, Bay Area, New York, New Jersey, Houston, Seattle, Toronto, London, Berlin, UK, Dubai, Riyadh, UAE, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Bangalore, New Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Gurgaon among many.
Can i see the Demo Videos of this Mergers and Acquisitions Training?
Yes, you can view the demo videos above.
What are the Payment Options?
You can pay by Credit Card, Debit Card or Net Banking from all the leading banks. Additional payment options include pay by PayPal and 2checkout.
Sample Videos of Mergers and Acquisitions Course
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Career Benefits of this M&A training
- Add tremendous value: The trade-off is easy to make. You can invest 25 hours of your life and add one great skill to your hat. Teaching merger modeling can’t be better than this.
- Will help you get better pay: Suppose you are hired as a financial analyst and you showcase that you can do merger modeling. Don’t you think your value as a professional would increase and you would be able to bargain for a better paycheque?
- Saves you a ton of money and effort: If you go for learning the same in a diploma program or in any other course, it will cost you huge sum of money and a lot of additional effort. This course will save both of your time and effort and you will not find any fluff in this training, just real, practical stuff.