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leveraged buy out

Leveraged buy out: all you need to know

From a conceptual point of view, the concept of leverage refers to the relationship between the level of own resources and the level of external resources to be used when acquiring a given asset.

Focusing on the subject matter of this blog, and from a strict point of view of mergers and acquisitions (M&A), leverage is the relationship between the company’s own assets, or rather, the equity used to promote a sale and external resources in the form of loans or similar that the acquiring company requests to pay part of the price.

In this way we are presented with the concept of leveraged buy-out,

Como constituir una startup

How to set up a Startup

To know the needs and problems that a Startup have to deal with, we will analyse and develop its different phases and stages through the life of these companies goes, with a potential growth and highlighted needs.

The different stages of a Starup

Seed Stage

Also known as the stage of the “sketch”, we are on the initial stage: the conception of the idea or business and the development of a specific product or service.

In this first step we find, a team (usually small) without having any business model built or defined.