BIWS Courses

Top Investment Banking Programs for YOU!

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BIWS (Breaking Into Wall Street) programs are helpful for people who want to make a career in investment banking, private equity, hedge funds, equity research, corporate finance, real estate and oil & gas modeling.

Here’s a quick run-down by product:

1. Investment Banking Networking Toolkit

NetworkingHelpful for everything since the same networking strategies apply in all fields of finance.

A course beneficial if you’re entering the investment banking industry, the networking toolkit teaches you proven ways to establish and build contacts in the banking industry through a 9-step process. You learn how to convert interview requests into real meetings, learn to handle cold calling, and learn to create a favorable impression.

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2. Investment Banking Interview Guide

Interview1Helpful for investment banking / private equity / equity research / corporate development interviews.

If you want to crack private equity, investment banking, equity research and corporate development interviews, check out the BIWS investment banking interview guide. The guide walks you through gaining ‘unfair’ advantage over competitors and cracking the interviews. You are taught “fit” questions asked in almost every interview, given 15 resume templates, taught technical questions and the concepts behind it and you’re also given access to 326+ practice questions.

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3. Excel & Financial Modeling Fundamentals

Modeling FundamentalsLearn Financial Modelling. Helpful for investment banking / private equity / equity research / corporate development.

This course is useful for those going into equity research, private equity, investment banking and corporate development interviews. You master financial modeling and valuation using Excel. You are taught both conceptual and practical expertise with real-life case studies.

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4. Advanced Financial Modeling

Helpful for investment banking / private equity / equity research / corporate development.

If you already know financial modeling but seeking a higher level of expertise, this course is custom-created for you. The course teaches how investment bankers use financial modeling in real life scenarios. You are taught a detailed operating model with projections, valuations using nine methodologies, advanced LBO modeling, and advanced merger models.

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5. Real Estate & REIT Modeling

Real estateHelpful for real estate-focused investment banking / private equity / equity research / real estate/ corporate development.

You can learn REIT financial modeling and real estate and ace investment banking interviews through real-life case studies and video tutorials. You are taught applicable concepts and skills to dominate interviews. You are taught using REIT equity research and SEC filings. You learn detailed models like Hotel Acquisition and Renovation, Office Development and Sale and REIT Operating Modeling and Valuation.

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6. Oil & Gas Modeling

oilandgasHelpful for energy or natural resource-focused investment banking / private equity / equity research / Oil and Gas/ corporate development.

The course is useful for natural resource-focused or energy-focused private equity or investment banking interviews. You have access to video tutorials and a case study based on 41 billion USD M & A deal. You are taught to master all the nuances of oil and gas industry, accounting, statement modeling, LBO models, merger models and valuation.

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7. Bank & Financial Institution Modeling

BankingHelpful for financial institutions-focused investment banking / private equity / equity research / corporate development. 

As with all other BIWS programs, this too makes use of video tutorials and real case studies (SunTrust Banks and JP Morgan) to teach financial institution modeling. There are quick reference guides and concepts on interest-bearing liabilities, interest-earning assets, credit losses, loan losses and more.

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8. PowerPoint Pro

powerpointPowerPoint Pro 2.0 is the only course on the market at any price that teaches you how to master PowerPoint as it is used in investment banking, private equity, hedge funds, and other finance roles.

Here’s How to Master PowerPoint So You Complete Investment Banking Pitch Books and Buy-Side Investment Recommendations in Half the Time and Move Straight to the Front of the “Top-Tier Bonus and Promotion” Line.

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