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Introduction to Project Finance Modeling – Wall Street Prep

Wednesday, May 12 - Friday, May 14

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Presented by Wall Street Prep, Learn to build project finance models for a transaction

What You’ll Learn

Real-world Project Finance Training

Perfect for finance professionals and those looking to break into the project finance industry, our Introduction to Project Finance Modeling Boot Camp will teach you how to build models from the ground up-the way it’s done on the job.

Used By Top Financial Institutions

Taught by experienced project finance professionals, this is the same intensive virtual training used to prepare incoming analysts at top financial institutions and infrastructure funds who will be analyzing project finance transactions.

CFANY.org: $1359.20
Standard Rate: $1,699

Agenda

Please note: Each daily session goes from 9AM – 5PM EST

DAY 1 | PROJECT FINANCE PRINCIPLES; MODELING BEST PRACTICES

You will learn the principles for project finance and the key drivers for structuring transactions in order to maximize the benefits for debt lenders, equity investors and public agencies. Our instructors will walk you though project finance modeling best practices and how to set up your model to maximize efficiency. Students will begin the process of building a project finance model.


DAY 2 | BUILDING THE PROJECT FINANCE MODEL

Trainees continue the project finance model building process with a focus on building operational calculations and financing structure calculations involving multiple tranches of debt and equity. These calculations will take into consideration accounting principles by providing students with hands on experience in building 3-statement accounting sheets to track project performance.


DAY 3 | PROJECT FINANCE MODEL COMPLETION

Trainees complete the project finance model and build model outputs to analyze the impact of various scenarios to key project metrics (ie: debt service coverage ratio, equity IRR, Project WACC) and financial statements. This day will allow for students to take a step back and understand the implications of various project assumptions to project performance.


Online | PRE-SEMINAR EXCEL TRAINING

This boot camp assumes proficiency in Excel. Enrollment includes access to our popular Excel Crash Course for those who need an Excel refresher.

Boot Camp Details

This boot camp is an intensive training program where trainees learn project finance modeling in Excel using an intuitive, step-by-step approach. Participants will use real case studies to build models from scratch the way it is done at financial institutions. The program is a synthesis of Excel modeling, navigating through various financial reports, and the application of accounting, corporate finance, and valuation course

This virtual training session will run from 9a-5p daily (ET). The session will use interactive exercises as learners move back and forth between classroom lecture and small group breakout rooms.

What’s Included

Comprehensive training materials (manuals and online exercises), Detailed reusable modifiable Excel model templates, Unlimited e-mail support for content-related questions for 12 months post-seminar.


Prerequisites

This seminar presumes knowledge of financial accounting (at least 1 semester or equivalent). Participants without this background must enroll in and complete the Accounting Crash Course prior to attending the seminar.


CPE Credit
Earn 27 CPE Credits for this 
Seminar

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Cancellation Policy

Participants may cancel up to 3 weeks prior to the event for a full refund. A 20% cancellation fee will apply up to 1 week prior to the event. No refunds will be granted for cancellations made within 1 week of the event. Wall Street Prep reserves the right to cancel the seminar if enrollment is insufficient. Trainees will be refunded in full in the event of a cancellation.

Who is this boot camp for?

  • Investment banking analysts and associates
  • Private equity, asset management and infrastructure fund associates
  • Financial, technical, and legal professionals working in the infrastructure sector
  • MBA students and business undergraduates
  • Anyone seeking to improve their financial modeling skill set