A leveraged buyout is a business purchase transaction involving the use of debt finance. This free leveraged buyout model Excel calculator can be used to estimate the investor return of an LBO transaction.

Leveraged Buyout Model Calculator June 7th, 2018

## Convertible Note Calculator

The convertible loan note calculator shows the effect on the capitalization table of new equity investment when this triggers the conversion of a loan note. The calculator takes into account the impact of any discount or cap contained within the convertible loan note agreement.

Convertible Note Calculator September 14th, 2018

## Cost of Debt Financing

Debt financing is one method of funding a business. The cost of debt financing is the interest and fees paid on the debt which are usually allowable for tax purposes. For this reason, the aftertax cost of debt financing is normally cheaper than the cost of equity financing.

Cost of Debt Financing November 21st, 2018

## Sustainable Growth Rate

The sustainable growth rate calculator formula can be used to calculate whether a business can finance its planned growth from internal sources of finance such as retained earnings, or whether it has to seek additional external finance by issuing new equity or amending its financial leverage.

Sustainable Growth Rate October 5th, 2016

## Loan Repayment Period Calculator

This loan repayment period calculator works out the number of periods required to repay a loan (PV) assuming periodic repayments (Pmt) and an interest rate (i).

Loan Repayment Period Calculator October 5th, 2016

## Monthly Lease Payment Calculator

This monthly lease payment calculator works out the monthly payment (Pmt) needed at the end of each month taking into account the cost of the asset (C), its residual value (R), the lease interest rate (i), the number of payments (n), and the number of advance payments (a) required by the lease agreement.

Monthly Lease Payment Calculator October 5th, 2016

## Loan Repayment Calculator

This loan repayment calculator works out the regular payment (Pmt) needed to repay a loan (PV) in n periods using a periodic interest rate i. The repayment is assumed to be made at the end of each period.

Loan Repayment Calculator October 11th, 2018

## Loan Amortization Schedule Calculator

This free loan calculator with amortization schedule can be used for any loan up to a maximum term of 3,650 payment periods.

The calculator will produce a loan amortization schedule and calculate the periodic repayments due on the loan together with the total amount repayable and total interest payable over the term.

Loan Amortization Schedule Calculator March 13th, 2017

This maximum business loan calculator can be used when preparing financial projections for a business plan to estimate the maximum amount a lender is willing to lend based on three lending criteria, collateral available, the capacity of the business to make repayments, and the net worth of the business.

Maximum Business Loan Calculator October 31st, 2018

## Times Interest Earned

The times interest earned ratio is a measure of the ability of a business to make interest payments on its debt, as such it is a measure of the credit worthiness of the business. Providers of debt finance use the ratio to check financial projections.

Times Interest Earned October 5th, 2016

## Financial Leverage

A business with a high level of financial leverage (sometimes referred to as being highly geared) is considered to be more risky as finance costs need to be paid before equity owners get their return. However, in return for this higher risk a high level of financial leverage will give greater returns to the owners provided cash and profit are managed correctly.

Financial Leverage October 5th, 2016

## Startup Funding Requirements

The shape of the cumulative cash flow graph is referred to as the j curve or death valley curve, as it identifies the level of funding a business needs to have available to survive the startup years.

Startup Funding Requirements November 20th, 2018