Financial Modeling & Private Equity

Class Description

This 28-hour immersion program covers the most relevant valuation methodologies and modeling techniques used on Wall Street today. These are the same sessions that are provided to all incoming analysts and associates at banks, private equity firms, and hedge funds. As a result of the training, you will gain fluency in the language of finance, and if necessary, be able to ace any interviews not only in investment banking, but all other related industries in finance.


  • Business undergrads and MBA’s
  • Investment Banking analysts and associates
  • Private Equity, Hedge Fund and Venture Capital analysts and associates
  • Equity Research and Asset Wealth Management analysts and associates
  • Corporate Finance and Business Development professionals
  • Strategy Consultants & Entrepreneurs
  • Career changers and industry professionals who want to hone their modeling skills


Course Objectives

After this course student will:

  • Build complete models of discounted cash flows, comparable company analysis, and precedent transactions.
  • Understand how to review SEC filings and extract all of the relevant information.
  • Build a three-statement model by tying together income statement, balance sheet and cash flow statement.
  • Develop a leveraged buyout (“LBO”) model, full-blown merger (“M&A”) model, and back of the envelope accretion dilution model.
  • Have a marketable resume and be well prepared for technical questions in the interview process.

Class is limited to 15 students and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

For a syllabus please click here

About Us

Established in 2002, The Investment Banking Institute is the world’s largest financial modeling training
program, offering an accelerated career path for both current finance professionals and all individuals
seeking to enter the finance industry.

Our Classes:

  • 22 locations worldwide and over 35,000 graduates
  • Over 1,200 class sessions conducted annually
  • Market leading 9:1 student to teacher ratio
  • Industry standard valuation methodologies

Our Instructors:

  • Average 17 years of bulge bracket experience
  • Average 8 years of teaching experience with IBI
  • $225 billion in aggregate transaction volume
  • Over 750 completed transactions


7 More London Riverside
London, SE1 2RT

Office: +44-20-3868-6633

February 23rd – March 3rd, 2019

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Session 1:  Saturday, February 23rd
Session 2:  Sunday, February 24th
Session 3:  Saturday, March 2nd
Session 4:  Sunday, March 3rd

MAY 11th – MAY 19th, 2019

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Session 1:  Saturday, May 11th
Session 2:  Sunday, May 12th
Session 3:  Saturday, May 18th
Session 4:  Sunday, May 19th

Course Materials


IBI Financial Modeling Course
IBI Financial Modeling Course

IBI Instructor Max G.

IBI Student Testimonials

Meet the Banker-Instructor

Maksim G

MAX G. is a senior investment and corporate finance professional with over 13 years of experience and deep knowledge of the global financial markets. He has an excellent track record at investments, M&A, strategy and managing high profile relationships. He is currently running a private hedge fund in London focused on deeply undervalued opportunities with an activist bias.

Max spent more than 3 years in the Investment and Strategy team at Lambert Energy Advisory (“LEA”) where he was a specialist principal investment advisor for one of London’s leading Advisory firms dedicated solely to the Global Energy and Infrastructure sector. He delivered strategic, principal investment and M&A advices to the world’s leading Energy Companies and Private Equities. Before joining LEA, Max spent few years with the Business Valuations Division team at Pricewaterhousecoopers (“PwC”) where he managed valuations, investments and divestments for leading Private Equities, energy, infrastructure and mining companies. Max joined the PwC Moscow office in 2006 as an Associate of Assurance department.

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Investment Banking Institute
7 More London Riverside
London, SE1 2RT


Business Hours (Eastern Time):
Monday – Friday 9:00am to 10:00pm
Saturday – Sunday 9:00am to 7:00pm

In keeping with our primary goal of delivering the most effective financial modeling training to our students, our attendance policy is flexible to accommodate your already demanding schedule and any unexpected occurrences. Missed classes can be made up at your earliest convenience at no extra charge. If expected absences are known in advance, make-up classes can even be attended ahead of time.
Similarly, if it becomes necessary for you to re-take any sessions, you can do so as your schedule permits. We offer multiple classes simultaneously; there are always numerous options available and we will be happy to include your name on the roster for desired makeup (and/or re-take) sessions. Additional seats are always set aside in reserve for this purpose.