Corporate Finance & Shareholder Value Creation

Course Start Date: 6th August 2023

Training Duration: 5 Days

Practical application through exercises:

  • Excel Exercises
  • Case Studies

Learning Outcomes


Understand the drivers of shareholders value


Acquire knowledge of various valuation techniques and underlying value drivers


Understand various sources of corporate funding and their impact on shareholders’ value


Understand M&A transactions and their role in value creation

Course Outlines

  • Concept of ‘shareholder value’ in making better business decisions
  • Methods of evaluating ‘shareholder value’
  • Shareholder Vs Stakeholder value enhancement
  • Understand the drives of company value: Cash, Growth and Risk
  • Difference between Enterprise value and Equity Value
  • DCF Valuation
  • Multiples based Valuation

Exercise: The delegates will perform DCF and trading multiples-based valuation for a large regional/global public company

  • Determining optimal funding plan
  • Key sources of equity capital and their nuances:
  • Venture Capital
  • Private Equity
  • IPO
  • Key sources of debt and their nuances:
  • Term Loans
  • Mezzanine Financing
  • Bonds
  • Identifying Targets and determination of ‘Strategic Fit’
  • Valuation principles of M&As and Disposals
  • Making M&A work
  • Key steps of an M&A transaction

Case Study: Analysis of regional M&A transactions and their drivers