Chevron Left
Back to Private Equity and Venture Capital

Learner Reviews & Feedback for Private Equity and Venture Capital by Università Bocconi

4.8
stars
5,803 ratings
1,374 reviews

About the Course

The course deals with the analysis of the private equity and venture capital business. Over the course, students will be provided with a deep understanding of the mechanism underpinning the creation and/or development of a firm and the financial support it can get from the financial system through venture capital investment. The course tries to discover how special financial intermediaries (called private equity investors) finance through equity companies belonging to different stages of their life-cycle, starting from the very beginning (startup and early stage) to a more mature phase (i.e. expansion, mature age, etc.) or also staying into crises and decline. Private equity (named venture capital when the company is in the first phases of its life cycle) deals with very different activities, such as scouting, advisory, deal-making, valuation, and financing as financial intermediaries see it. COURSE SYLLABUS The course is made up of four different modules: WEEK 1 - Introduction to Private Equity and Venture Capital WEEK 2 - Discovering Private Equity Investors: Legal Issues and Taxation WEEK 3 - Management of Private Equity and Venture Capital Funds WEEK 4 - Company Valuation And Deal Making In Private Equity Settings WEEK 5 - Final Test Throughout the course, guest speakers and practitioners will be interviewed to provide some examples of concrete applications of the contents presented. RECOMMENDED BACKGROUND An understanding of the basic concepts of corporate financing accounting principles is required, while prior knowledge of private equity and venture capital is not required however it is recommended, as this is a course designed to introduce you to the fundamental concepts in private equity and venture capital....

Top reviews

WO
Jul 14, 2019

The content of the course is really helpful and touches on the very important subjects in Private Equity and Venture Capital. The delivery by the Professor Stefano Caseli is also fantastic. Thank you!

TP
Oct 26, 2019

Excellent content, and superb slides.\n\nPlease check the quality of the English in the slides, and also in the quiz questions. Many quiz questions were difficult to understand because of the English.

Filter by:

1076 - 1100 of 1,368 Reviews for Private Equity and Venture Capital

By Salvador S

Jun 10, 2017

Excellent

By Marcelo G

Apr 18, 2017

Very Good

By José J P M

Mar 6, 2017

Excelent.

By Valluri v

Mar 1, 2017

very good

By subham k

Mar 1, 2017

nice test

By Pablo R O

May 18, 2016

Magnífico

By Ayrton V A

Jul 15, 2021

A​mazing

By Michele d P

May 5, 2021

Amazing!

By Alfredo M

Aug 8, 2019

Temas de

By shengxuan n

Aug 1, 2021

Awesome

By Bhanu R

May 28, 2021

Honored

By Saroj K M

May 25, 2021

AWESOME

By Crony C

Feb 3, 2021

awesome

By Maurin

Dec 29, 2019

perfect

By Wellington A G

Nov 25, 2019

amazing

By Mr G

Mar 1, 2016

awesome

By sriram

Feb 6, 2016

amazing

By Luiz E S S e D

Apr 13, 2021

Great!

By Antoine C

Nov 22, 2020

Merci!

By Hector J C

Aug 3, 2020

Nice!!

By Leonardo T

May 7, 2020

Great!

By Vasile

Sep 1, 2018

Superb

By SeyedKamalAddin R

Aug 4, 2016

Thanks

By Ernesto c

Dec 13, 2020

great

By Aatif

Oct 9, 2020

Great