BAFN306 - Entrepreneurial Finance

10 cp
Prerequisites
BAFN200 Principles of Finance
Teaching Organisation 3 hours per week for twelve weeks or equivalent.

This unit provides an understanding of the application of financial theory to newly established, high–growth and entrepreneurial companies. Covering the funding of such companies from the perspectives of both the investor and the company receiving investment, the unit explains the concepts underpinning high risk investments from inception to realisation. Further, it develops understanding of a structured approach to raising both debt and equity capital from a range of sources such as venture capitalists, angel investors and private equity firms. The topics covered include preparing business plans to raise capital, valuing high–growth businesses, the preparation of Term Sheets covering funding agreements and realising value from new venture investments.