About this Course
63,095 recent views

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 12 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

Valuation (Finance)Venture CapitalVenture Capital FinancingPrivate Equity

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 12 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

An Introduction to Private Equity and Venture Capital

9 videos (Total 58 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
1.3 Private Equity Clusters: Through the Fund's Life Cycle4m
1.4 Seed, Startup, and Early Stage Financing5m
1.5 Expansion Financing6m
1.6 Replacement Financing7m
1.7 Vulture Financing6m
1.8 Private Equity and Venture Capital: Today and Tomorrow - Interview with Fabio Sattin8m
5 readings
Grading Policy10m
Additional Readings10m
Glossary of Acronyms10m
Week 1 - Slides10m
Join The Discussion!10m
1 practice exercise
Week 120m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

Discovering Private Equity Investors: Legal Issues and Taxation

11 videos (Total 76 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
11 videos
2.4 Management Fees and Carried Interest6m
2.5 Investment Firms and Banks in Europe6m
2.6 Limited Partnerships in the US7m
2.7 The SBIC Experience in the US6m
2.8 Funds and VCTs in the UK6m
2.9 Taxation around the World7m
2.10 New Solutions: SPACs, Private Debt Funds, Venture Philanthropy, and Crowd Funding6m
2.11 Calculating Returns8m
3 readings
Week 2 - Slides10m
Excel Support File10m
Join The Discussion!10m
1 practice exercise
Week 220m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

The Management Of Private Equity And Venture Capital Funds

8 videos (Total 66 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
3.4 Investing: The Deal Making Phase8m
3.5 Managing and Monitoring: Supporting the Company6m
3.6 Managing and Monitoring: Covenants Usage8m
3.7 Exiting8m
3.8 Private Equity Advice for Entrepreneurs - Interview with Fabio Sattin11m
2 readings
Week 3 - Slides10m
Join The Discussion!10m
1 practice exercise
Week 320m
Week
4
2 hours to complete

Company Valuation And Deal Making In Private Equity Settings

9 videos (Total 70 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
4.4 Applying Company Valuation to PE Settings7m
4.5 Applying Company Valuation to VC Settings: The Venture Capital Method7m
4.6 Launch Your Own Startup: Suggestions7m
4.7 PE and M&A - Interview with Eugenio Morpurgo8m
4.8 PE and IPO - Interview with Luca Peyrano6m
4.9 PE, Turnaround, and Restructuring - Interview with Raffaele Legnani6m
2 readings
Week 4 - Slides10m
Support Files10m
1 practice exercise
Week 420m
4.8
599 ReviewsChevron Right

27%

started a new career after completing these courses

25%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

Top reviews from Private Equity and Venture Capital

By WMJul 15th 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!

By AMDec 4th 2015

Amazing course! Thank you very much, Stefano Caselli, for a such wonderful content and perfect presenting. I took a lot of very useful and practical information from it.\n\nI do appreciate it. Thanks!

Instructor

Avatar

Stefano Caselli

Vice Rector for International Affairs
Department of Finance

About Università Bocconi

Our ambition is to develop students' potential and foster knowledge in Business, Economics and Law through innovative learning and research activities in a multicultural environment. Bocconi is a community that constantly innovates teaching and learning technologies and that strongly believes in the power of life-long learning and networking. Now available online....

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

More questions? Visit the Learner Help Center.