Valuation, Leveraged Buyouts, and Mergers and Acquisitions
In the fast-paced world of investment banking, no one has been able to take the time to codify the lifeblood of their work, namely, valuation. Written by two practitioners with a combined banking experience of over fifteen years, this book meets the need of investment bankers, hedge fund managers, and private equity professionals looking for a book written by practitioners who have performed the valuation work in real world mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyout, and initial public offering situations, as well as various other deal-related and investment scenarios.
Investment Banking, UNIVERSITY EDITION is a highly accessible and authoritative book written by investment bankers that explains how to perform the valuation work at the core of the financial world. This body of work builds on Rosenbaum and Pearl’s combined 30+ years of experience on a multitude of transactions, as well as input received from numerous investment bankers, investment professionals at private equity firms and hedge funds, attorneys, corporate executives, peer authors, and university professors. This book fills a noticeable gap in contemporary finance literature, which tends to focus on theory rather than practical application. It focuses on the primary valuation methodologies currently used on Wall Street–comparable companies, precedent transactions, DCF, and LBO analysis–as well as M&A analysis. The ability to perform these methodologies is especially critical for those students aspiring to gain full-time positions at investment banks, private equity firms, or hedge funds. This is the book Rosenbaum and Pearl wish had existed when we were trying to break into Wall Street. Written to reflect today’s dynamic market conditions, Investment Banking, UNIVERSITY EDITION skillfully: * Introduces students to the primary valuation methodologies currently…