ISCTE Business School

Entrepreneurial Finance


This course aims to provide a learn and use of the key concepts and techniques that involve the investment and the financing decisions in a company/investment project. Measure value added and identify the key variables to create value.

At the end of the course, students should be able to:
- Prepare, understand and articulate the different financial statements;
- Use the fundamental techniques of capital budgeting valuation and identify whether the investment creates value;
- Determine the cost of equity and debt;
- Understand the importance of the capital structure for the value added, and identify and understand the fundamental concepts that sustain financing decisions.

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Prof. José Paulo Esperança

Full professor at ISCTE-IUL;
President of AUDAX;
Associate Dean for the Entrepreneurship of ISCTE-IUL;
Director of ISCTE Business School (IBS).


Prof. Christian Wolf

Conducting his Ph.D. at ISCTE-IUL in Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurial Finance;
Master in Management with a focus on Entrepreneurship and Innovation from Nova School of Business and Economics;
Graduated from Siena College in New York.