UMD BUFN 755 Entire Course
University of Maryland BUFN 755 Entrepreneurial Finance and Private Equity Entire Course
An advanced topics course in Corporate Finance. The major emphasis is on how financiers help growing firms – and in particular young start-ups – using different types of securities at different points in the industry’s and firm’s life. Financing arrangements and securities studied will include private equity funds and private financings placements, Venture Capital (VC) and preferred equity, Investment Banks through Initial Public Offerings (IPOs), Private equity funds, debt, and leveraged buyouts. Students will learn additional techniques that will help them understand how financiers value firms and how to understand, plan and value different financing strategies.
Note: This entire course includes discussions, assignments, course projects, and exams.