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Intermediate Level
Approx. 7 hours to complete
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Startup CompanyMicrosoft ExcelVenture Capital FinancingVenture CapitalFinance
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Raising Capital from Venture Investors

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 38 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
6 videos
Preferred Equity14m
Capitalization Tables Part 16m
Capitalization Tables Part 24m
Capitalization Tables Part 33m
Capitalization Tables Part 46m
1 reading
Capitalization Table Spreadsheet10m
1 practice exercise
Raising Capital from Venture Investors Graded Quiz20m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Exiting Venture Investments

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 45 min)
6 videos
Scenario I video and Case 17m
Scenario II video and Case 24m
Scenario III video and Case 35m
Scenario IV video and Case 413m
Wrap-up2m
1 practice exercise
Exiting Venture Investments Graded Quiz24m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Crowdfunding

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 58 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
Introduction to Peer to Peer Lending6m
Peer to Peer Lending: General Setup6m
Issues and Reasons for Platforms to Morph4m
The Advent of Reintermediation6m
Reintermediation and the Entry of Institutions8m
Other Kinds of Crowdfunding2m
Equity Based Crowdfunding9m
Rewards Based Crowdfunding8m
4 readings
Adverse Incentives in Crowdfunding15m
Reintermediation in FinTech: Evidence from Online Lending15m
Kickstarter Projects15m
Spotlight on Crowdfunding15m
1 practice exercise
Crowdfunding Graded Quiz24m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Credit Scoring Through Digital Footprints

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 53 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Credit Scoring Using Digital Footprints8m
Defining a "Bare Bones" Digital Footprint11m
Digital Footprints and Credit Bureau Scores10m
Does the Digital Footprint Predict Future Credit Scores?10m
Cases of Companies Using Digital Footprints6m
3 readings
FICO Score15m
On the rise of FinTechs - Credit Scoring using Digital Footprints15m
UltraFICO15m
1 practice exercise
Credit Scoring Through Digital Footprints Graded Quiz20m

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