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    Valuing a company

    Valuation
    Most recent answer on Jun 16, 2021
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    Francesco
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    Hi there, Could be either of the two. The valuation of a company can be conducted with: Discount Cash Flow. Discount the future cash flow of the company, normally using a perpetuity formula. Multiples. Conside ... (read entire answer)
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    Valuation and Pricing

    pricing Valuation
    Most recent answer on Apr 30, 2021
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    Antonello
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    Antonello
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    gave the best answer on Apr 30, 2021
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    Hi, in addition to the solutions proposed by the other coaches in the discussion, I would like to suggest similar cases in the platform to practice with: https://www.preplounge.com/en/consulting-forum/how-much-would ... (read entire answer)
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    Technical interview about M&A: WACC formula for a private company

    M&A M&A Case Valuation
    Most recent answer on Apr 12, 2021
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    Clara
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    Clara
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    gave the best answer on Apr 12, 2021
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! I agree that this seems more complicated than what you are going to find in such interviews. What you need to know how to do is: NPVs, knowing the: r, disccount rate C, capital n, number of yea ... (read entire answer)
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    Anyone had a case interviewed with following topics? Precedent Transaction, Leverage Buyout,Comparable Company Analysis

    corporatefinance Valuation
    Most recent answer on Dec 22, 2020
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    Clara
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    Clara
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    gave the best answer on Dec 21, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! I would not worry to much about this. Indeed makes sense to have a look at valuation techniques, but more as an exercise inside a more conventional problem. Particularly for MBB, it´s pretty clear where to f ... (read entire answer)
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    Resources to learn corporate valuation in a short time?

    Corporate Finance Valuation
    Most recent answer on Dec 21, 2020
    The best answer (on Nov 11, 2020) is from:
    Henning
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    gave the best answer on Nov 11, 2020
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    I agree with what has been said before. Damodaran is certainly great. There's a good corporate finance class by him available for free (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tdu0QPfoYZQ). Having said that, he (and also the ... (read entire answer)
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    Does total investment include also purchase price and depreciation?

    Net Present Value Valuation
    Most recent answer on Sep 15, 2020
    The best answer (on Sep 15, 2020) is from:
    Clara
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    Clara
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    gave the best answer on Sep 15, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hi there! Agree with other comments and would approach it also from a cash flow point of view. In any case, the math of a typical MBB case is not this long and more straightforward. Cheers, Clara
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    NPV of a Perpetuity --> How to improve?

    Corporate Finance NPV Valuation
    Most recent answer on Apr 30, 2020
    The best answer (on Apr 11, 2020) is from:
    Luca
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    gave the best answer on Apr 11, 2020
    BCG |NASA |20+ interviews with 100% success rate| 120+ students coached |GMAT expert 780/800 score
    Hello Dee, Your answer sounds good, you have basically cover all the possibilities. Just remember that there are several ways to increase your yearly cash flow, not only findind new sources of revenues. More over, a g ... (read entire answer)
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    Hi can someone give me a case approach for disinvestment ? i.e should i sell this hotel or not ?

    disinvestement Valuation
    Most recent answer on Feb 10, 2020
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    Sidi
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    Sidi
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    gave the best answer on Feb 10, 2020
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Hi Abhilash! Assume you are asked whether disinvesting (aka shutting down) a particular line of business makes sense. There are a couple of different angles you might want to consider here: Profits: You should f ... (read entire answer)
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    Evaluate Aramco’s valuation and IPO share in the case interview setting

    and Bain BCG Framework IPO McKinsey Valuation
    Most recent answer on Nov 04, 2019
    The best answer (on Nov 04, 2019) is from:
    Vlad
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    Vlad
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    gave the best answer on Nov 04, 2019
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    Hi, You will never have such a case at MBB interviews since it's too financial. Thus it's irrelevant. Max what you can have is doing some simple DCF valuation on paper using company's profits and some discount rate ... (read entire answer)
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    I have to do a valuation of a company and prepare a slide deck. How can I learn to do this?

    Deals Deals Strategy Financial Model Transaction Services Valuation
    Most recent answer on Oct 25, 2019
    The best answer (on Oct 25, 2019) is from:
    Vlad
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    Vlad
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    gave the best answer on Oct 25, 2019
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    Hi, You can try Training The Street valuation courses. They also have a dedicated course on "valuation on paper" but only once you can do valuation in excel Best
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    From corporate finance advisory to Management consulting

    Corporate Finance Financial Model Valuation
    Most recent answer on Aug 22, 2019
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    John
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    John
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    gave the best answer on Aug 22, 2019
    Ex Bain Case Team Leader I Focus on Private Equity I +80 interviews conducted at Bain I All cases based on real life cases
    Hi Amed, I would definitely aim for a classic consulting role. It is also not too far away from corporate finance advisory. At Bain, we had many people from Big4 joining from there or their consulting arms. Research t ... (read entire answer)
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    Atypical case

    Case Case Interview Framework MBB Uncommon cases Valuation
    Question edited on Jul 31, 2019
    The best answer (on Jul 31, 2019) is from:
    Francesco
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    Francesco
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    gave the best answer on Jul 31, 2019
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    Hi Anonymous, this question is in the same league as “How much would you sell the Golden Gate Bridge for” or “How much would you pay for an elephant”. The structure should be the same used to evaluate the value of a c ... (read entire answer)
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    Special characteristics to consider when doing a financial Due Diligence for a bank?

    Due Diligence Financial Services PwC Recruiting Day TAS Valuation
    Recent activity on Jan 18, 2019
    Anonymous A asked on Jan 11, 2019
    Hi, after I finished my B.A. Finance & Management recently I decided to change my profession and now I'm looking for a vanacy in the field of TAS. Now, I received a vey short-term invitation for a recruiting day o ... (read entire question)
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    on Jan 18, 2019
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    I got a second round interview at KPMG in the Corporate Finance division, what to expect for in terms of the case I get?

    Case Interview consulting Corporate Finance KPMG M&A Valuation
    Recent activity on Oct 25, 2018
    The best answer (on Oct 25, 2018) is from:
    Vlad
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    Vlad
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    gave the best answer on Oct 25, 2018
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    Hi, I would expect an M&A case, detailed in the financial part: Find the relevant information in P&L and Balance sheet Do the simplified valuation using NPV: calculate cash flows and make assumptions abo ... (read entire answer)
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    on Oct 25, 2018
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    Valuation/Sizing - Determine an appropriate value and method for valuation of the Empire State building?

    case guesstimation Guesstimate Market sizing Valuation
    Recent activity on Oct 20, 2018
    The best answer (on Oct 20, 2018) is from:
    Vlad
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    Vlad
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    gave the best answer on Oct 20, 2018
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Hi, You may use several methods: Discounted cash flows from the rent + other revenue streams (e.g. observation deck, souvenirs, events, etc) The fair value of assets (land, building) Benchmarking with similar ... (read entire answer)
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    Case Type Variations

    Capacity change Valuation
    Recent activity on Aug 01, 2018
    The best answer (on Aug 01, 2018) is from:
    Vlad
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    Vlad
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    gave the best answer on Aug 01, 2018
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Hi, In terms of valuation, it is similar to finance basics: Valuation of the company (Purchasing decision, exit decision, etc) Valuation of the project (Investment decision, comparing several growth options, etc ... (read entire answer)
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    Valuation and M&A cases

    Case Case Interview M&A Valuation
    Recent activity on Jun 13, 2018
    The best answer (on Mar 14, 2018) is from:
    Sidi
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    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Sidi
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    gave the best answer on Mar 14, 2018
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Hi Anonymous, here is a rough high-level description of how I coach my coachees on M&A cases: 1. Clarify the underlying reasons objectives of the potential acquisition. Reasons could be: General strategic ... (read entire answer)
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    How would you valuate Bitcoin?

    Bitcoin Booz Allen interview question Valuation
    Recent activity on Jun 08, 2018
    The best answer (on Jun 08, 2018) is from:
    Vlad
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    Vlad
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    gave the best answer on Jun 08, 2018
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    Hi! Similar to other typical McKinsey price factors cases (factors influencing Oil Prices, Real Estate Prices, etc) you should approach it with the supply - demand framework: Supply factors: Volumes of bitcoins ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jun 08, 2018
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    Is it more likely to get valuation cases if you have a finance background?

    BCG Case Interview Finance Valuation
    Recent activity on Jan 30, 2018
    The best answer (on Jan 21, 2018) is from:
    Francesco
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    Francesco
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    gave the best answer on Jan 21, 2018
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    Hi Milan, I agree with the previous comments: Cases are not usually given based on your previous knowledge. If personalization is done, is actually done on the areas you are supposed to lack, as mentioned by Heman ... (read entire answer)
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