Interactive Self-Study

There are dozens of online financial dictionaries. A few websites even provide context beyond a commoditized definition. But only Macabacus' self-study resources for investment banking, private equity, and other finance professionals and students use interactive spreadsheet examples to demonstrate practical application of finance and accounting concepts, all free of charge.

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Popular Excel Templates

Our spreadsheet templates are built for intuitive use with Excel and Wall Street best practices.

Cash Flow Model

LBO Model

LBO Model



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