Course overview

Every day, senior managers have to make decisions about investing in new projects, raising capital, acquiring companies or disposing of existing businesses or assets. You will understand how key financial decisions are made and which criteria and methods are used and applied in these processes.

What you will learn

Explain and critique corporate finance decisions Analyze capital structure decisions and the process of raising debt and equity Explain processes for hospitality mergers and acquisitions Recognize drivers for investment into public and listed hospitality companies Identify and manage key financial risks faced by hospitality companies

Course details

Who is the course for?

Week 1 Corporate lifecycle and governance Investment appraisal and return determination Week 2 Capital structure considerations Raising debt financing Week 3 Raising equity financing Corporate valuation Mergers and acquisitions Week 4 Private equity investing Risk management Week 5 Final assessment