Would you like to work in Private Equity? Do you know what is done in this job? In this article we want to show you and guide you what a job in Private Equity consists of.What does it take to learn to build a financial model/financial modeling. What is private equity? A Private Equity is a manager that manages the funds of its investors. Thus, they use investor funds to acquire companies and, after a period that is usually around 3-5 years, sell them. The capital gain obtained (if applicable) with the sale will be the return obtained from the
Would you like to work as an auditor, do you know what they do in audits? In this article, we want to show you and guide you in what an audit job consists. What is the audit? Auditing is a highly demanded profession in Spanish territory and abroad. All companies (medium and large) must be audited by law, therefore they must have independent auditors to carry out this work. Although there are numerous independent auditors, the most important, reputable, and best known are the so-called “Big Four” (PwC, KPMG, Deloitte and EY). We will focus on them to explain the
Thinking of working in strategic consulting? If you have decided to change jobs or want to dedicate yourself to the world of management, this article will help you to have the clearest ideas about strategic consulting. Below we will show you a summary of what it is, usual departures, main consulting companies, and selection processes in this sector: What do strategic consulting firms do? These firms provide advisory services to large companies for the definition of their strategies and/or their implementation. They also prepare detailed reports in which they deeply study a certain company from a commercial point of view.
Would you like to work in investment banking? Do you know what is done in this job? In this article, we want to show you and guide you on what a job in investment banking consists of. What is Investment Banking? It is the financial advice provided to companies or Private Equity funds. Broadly speaking, its functions can be classified into purchase operations, sales operations, and information search. What are the usual career opportunities in 3/5 years? The most common career path after working between 3 and 5 years in an investment bank is a Private Equity fund. Another alternative
The Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) teams play a crucial role in companies by being responsible for both budgeting, in line with corporate strategy, and for analyzing what is happening month by month in all areas of the business. Before getting into the more specific functions of this department, we are going to make a summary of the work of who is who in the financial area of the company. CFO The role of the CFO is to improve the company's EBITDA through the implementation of strategic decisions, which are almost always oriented to sell more and / or spend
Back to "school", new season, the ideal time to rescue that idea, project, or business that you have been thinking about while enjoying a mojito looking out to sea.While you were finishing the mojito, you have considered leaving everything in search of a dream or combining your professional life with a project that makes you feel fulfilled.One of the biggest difficulties in this type of adventure is identifying the moment and who has to invest in your business. Some startups introduce a Business Angel too early or others that open a financing round when they need it.In this article we
If you are looking for a professional opportunity within the financial modeling field, you have to prepare to leave the interview successfully.Every interview is different in financial analyst positions. In this article we are going to give you the most common questions that interviewers usually ask in hiring processes:What do you understand by financial modeling? Why is it useful?How to build a financial model?What is the difference between GM, EBITDA, EBIT, EBT and NP?What is Working Capital and how to interpret it?What are the main characteristics that define a good model?Make sure you know the following financial ratios:What is sensitivity