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Private Equity: Adding Value at Scale

  • Peter Lynch

How private equity firm Vista Equity Partners and founder Robert Smith add value to the firm’s portfolio at a massive scale.

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The Accounting Equation

  • Peter Lynch

The accounting equation is the first concept you need to master to understand how cash is created and consumed by a business.

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Creating Content and Feedback

  • Peter Lynch

Help ASM create better financial instruction. This video is the first update to the Financial Statements Video Series.

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Examples of Multiple Arbitrage in Private Equity

  • Peter Lynch

Examples of multiple arbitrage in private equity. Multiple arbitrage creates value at exit by selling a company at a higher multiple.

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Private Equity Roll Up

  • Peter Lynch

Private equity roll-up strategy is attractive largely because of the value creation achieved with multiple arbitrage. With a roll up strategy, the sponsor (private equity firm or independent sponsor) sets out to acquire and merge multiple smaller businesses into one larger consolidated company.

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