Investment Banking

QST FE 454

Provides an overview of the economic functions provided by investment banks including a history of the industry, current events, and the difference between large, full service investment banks and smaller, boutique firms. Heavy emphasis on pro forma analysis and Initial Public Offering and M&A valuation techniques. Topics include: What do investment bankers do? What are the different types of analyses performed by investment bankers? What are the various types of financial securities? What is the underwriting process and how are securities priced? How are companies valued? How are potential synergies valued? The course will focus on the issuing process and pricing for equity, fixed income, and equity-linked securities. The course will also focus on the role of investment banks in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and other restructurings. Additional topics include equity research, capital markets industry regulations, as well as typical career paths and opportunities.

FALL 2023 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Griner HAR 220 MW 9:25 am-10:40 am Stamped Approval
Class Closed

SPRG 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Griner HAR 240 MW 9:25 am-10:40 am Stamped Approval
Class Closed

SPRG 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Griner HAR 414 TR 11:00 am-12:15 pm Stamped Approval
Class Closed

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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