ADVANCED CORPORATE FINANCE

Second cycle degree in BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: Second Semester

Lecturer: FABIO BUTTIGNON

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 9


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Corporate Finance (Fundamentals of Financial Analysis and Planning, Capital Budgeting, Stock and Bond Valuation, Financial Structure and Dividend Policy)
Accounting (Financial Statements Analysis at a Company's and Consolidated Level)
Business Economics (Fundamentals of Corporate Governance, Strategy and Organization)
Examination methods: Written exam with questions and exercises.
Intermediate tests during the lectures.
Case analysis and discussion during the lectures.
Course unit contents: Corporate finance for growth and restructuring
Foundations of value creation process (measuring and managing the value of companies)
Financial Analysis
Financial Planning
Firm valuation (DCF, EP, Multiples)
Value and strategy at business and corporate level
Mergers and Acquisitions
Divestitures: Spin-Offs, Sell-Offs, Carve-Out
Venture Capital and Private Equity
Initial Public Offering (IPO)
Financial Restructuring