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Private Debt Masterclass

Master the latest techniques to control and manage private debt

19 - 20 November 2020

Central London

During this course, you will:

  • Explore the meaning of private debt and its increasing importance
  • Examine the role of private debt as an asset class, the instruments it comprises and the associated challenges
  • Recognise the stimulus for the development of private debt as a distinct asset class following the financial crisis
  • Examine debt valuation and the applied principles
  • Assess structuring issues for private debt funds
  • Examine the private debt investment process & strategies
  • Explore the significance of Environmental, Social and (corporate) Governance (ESG)
  • Scrutinise the regulatory constraints
  • Examine the application of private debt to commercial and development initiatives
  • Gain an understanding of key terminology specific to private debt financing

 Download the Private Debt Masterclass brochure

Dates: 19-20 November 2020
Venue: Central London
Course Leader: Roger Mills

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The course will combine presentations, business cases, and interactive Q&A sessions. Active participation is encouraged, and practical exercises will be used.

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Roger Mills is Emeritus Professor of Finance and Accounting at Henley Business School, University of Reading. He was for Professor of Finance and Accounting at Henley Management College (now Henley Business School) and subsequently a Professor of Finance at the VU University, Amsterdam.

Roger has consulted to numerous financial institutions, companies and other organisations in many countries around the World. He has worked extensively on private equity, venture capital and private debt assignments with banks, consultancies, financial institutions, development banks, foundations, sovereign funds, LPs and GPs.

Roger has a unique blend of academic and business experience. From his academic studies, all undertaken part-time whilst working, he has a PhD in Finance, a Masters in Management Studies (MBA) and a first degree in Psychology, Sociology and Economics. During the professional part of his career he qualified as a Chartered Management Accountant, a Company Secretary and a Corporate Treasurer. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, and the Association of Corporate Treasurers.

During his career Roger has written numerous articles and many books, the most recent co-written with Dr Peter Clark, Masterminding the Deal.

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