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Three Issues in Global Corporate Financing

  • Financing European and American Companies
  • Shareholder Pressures and the Cost of Capital
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures
Background Materials on Corporate Finance

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U.S. Capital Markets and Corporate Finance
A Workshop for Le Groupe Bouygues

Prof. Ian Giddy
New York University


Europe's leading corporations are under pressure from shareholders at home and abroad. What can they learn from the U.S. experience? How can they respond effectively to the new economy, mergers & acquisitions and capital market changes, and future financing needs?

Three Issues in Global Corporate Financing

  • Financing European and American Companies
    • The New European Capital Market
    • USA
    • Asia
    • Venture Capital
  • Shareholder Pressures and the Cost of Capital
    • Why shareholder value matters more now 
    • Why the cost of capital is a key metric 
  • Financing Mergers and Acquisitions
    • How the market values acquisitions and divestitures
    • Where the money comes from 
  • Implications for Le Groupe Bouygues

Course Readings:

Course Handouts:


Background Materials
Background Materials on Corporate Finance may be found at the following website:
http://giddy.org/ibmfinance/finmat.htm
Excel spreadsheets for Corporate Finance and Valuation may be found at:
http://giddy.org/ibmfinance/spreadsheets.htm
A sample Excel spreadsheet for the valuation of a merged company may be found at:
http://giddy.org/dbs/ipoh.xls



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