Glossary V

Glossary V

Valuation

The process of determining the value of a company or asset.

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  • Bulge Bracket Vs. Boutique: Understanding Bank Types (Decoded)
  • Buy Side Vs. Sell Side: Investment Banking (Clarified)
  • Private Equity Vs. Venture Capital: Investment (Comparison)
  • Underwriting Vs. Advisory: Investment Banking Services (Unpacked)
  • Valuation analysis

    The process of analyzing a company or asset to determine its value.

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  • Leveraged Buyout Vs. Management Buyout: Deal Types (Explained)
  • Primary Vs. Secondary Markets: Investment Banking (Defined)
  • Underwriting Vs. Advisory: Investment Banking Services (Unpacked)
  • Valuation by Industry Sector

    Determining the value of a company based on the industry sector it operates in.

  • Private Equity Vs. Venture Capital: Investment (Comparison)
  • Valuation by Stage or Round of Financing

    Determining the value of a company based on the stage or round of financing it is in.

  • Private Equity Vs. Venture Capital: Investment (Comparison)
  • Valuation methods

    Techniques used to determine the value of a company or asset.

  • Leveraged Buyout Vs. Management Buyout: Deal Types (Explained)
  • Private Equity Vs. Venture Capital: Investment (Comparison)
  • Underwriting Vs. Advisory: Investment Banking Services (Unpacked)
  • Valuation modeling

    The use of financial models to determine the value of a company or asset.

  • Buy Side Vs. Sell Side: Investment Banking (Clarified)
  • Valuation Multiples

    Ratios used to compare a company’s value to its financial performance.

  • Leveraged Buyout Vs. Management Buyout: Deal Types (Explained)
  • Valuation risk

    The risk that a valuation is inaccurate or unreliable.

  • Private Equity Vs. Venture Capital: Investment (Comparison)
  • Valuation services

    Professional services that provide valuation analysis.

  • Asset Management Vs. Investment Banking: Roles (Distinct)
  • Valuation techniques

    Methods used to determine the value of a company or asset.

  • Commercial Vs. Investment Banking: Functions and Features (Discussed)
  • Value-at-risk (VaR)

    The maximum potential loss of an investment over a given time period.

  • Commercial Vs. Investment Banking: Functions and Features (Discussed)
  • Value proposition

    The unique value a product or service offers to customers.

  • Buy Side Vs. Sell Side: Investment Banking (Clarified)
  • VaR (Value at Risk) modeling

    A statistical method used to estimate the potential loss of an investment.

  • Asset Management Vs. Investment Banking: Roles (Distinct)
  • Prop Trading Vs. Flow Trading: Distinct Strategies (Unveiled)
  • Venture capital

    Private equity investment in early-stage companies.

  • Asset Management Vs. Investment Banking: Roles (Distinct)
  • Venture capital investment

    Investment in early-stage companies with high growth potential.

  • Private Equity Vs. Venture Capital: Investment (Comparison)
  • Vertical merger

    A merger between companies in different stages of the same industry’s supply chain.

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  • Vesting schedule

    A schedule that determines when an employee’s stock options or other benefits become fully owned.

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  • Private Equity Vs. Venture Capital: Investment (Comparison)
  • Visual aids

    Tools used to enhance communication and understanding, such as charts and graphs.

  • Buy Side Vs. Sell Side: Investment Banking (Clarified)
  • Volatility

    The degree of variation of a security’s price over time.

  • Prop Trading Vs. Flow Trading: Distinct Strategies (Unveiled)
  • Volatility arbitrage

    A trading strategy that takes advantage of differences in volatility between securities.

  • Bulge Bracket Vs. Boutique: Understanding Bank Types (Decoded)
  • Prop Trading Vs. Flow Trading: Distinct Strategies (Unveiled)
  • Volatility modeling and forecasting

    The use of statistical models to predict market volatility.

  • Prop Trading Vs. Flow Trading: Distinct Strategies (Unveiled)
  • Volatility smile

    A graphical representation of the implied volatility of options.

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  • Volatility Trading

    Trading strategies that take advantage of market volatility.

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  • Buy Side Vs. Sell Side: Investment Banking (Clarified)
  • Volume-weighted average price (VWAP)

    The average price of a security weighted by its trading volume.

  • Primary Vs. Secondary Markets: Investment Banking (Defined)
  • Voluntary lock-up period

    A period of time during which shareholders agree not to sell their shares.

  • IPO Vs. Direct Listing: Understanding Public Offerings (Demystified)