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On this page we list some of the resources available on this site. These resources are used in our workshops. Our workshops are interactive using high-tech educational aids and cover the topics of financial modeling, valuation, programming and mathematics. Our workshops can be tailored to individual audiences. We provide in-house, public and one-on-one training.

   Workshop samples, guides & utilities

A free tool for assessing spreadsheet quality from our affiliate site xl-excellence.com. Tool for assessing spreadsheet quality
A valuation model giving insights into valuation principles and sensitivities. Option valuation
A tool for valuing vanilla and exotic options Option valuation
A guide showing how scenario and sensitivity analyses may be done in financial models. Option valuation
A guide showing how common business and finance tasks can be carried out in spreadsheets. Spreadsheet guide
This is a PDF version (non-interactive) of the above spreadsheet guide. Spreadsheet guide
This shows how Visual Basic can be used for a variety of spreadsheet purposes. Visual Basic Reference
Download a cross section of our course content. Visual Basic Reference

   Quizzes and competitions

A quiz on financial mathematics skills. Maths quiz
This is a quiz on spreadsheet topics. Questions range from easy to very difficult. Spreadsheet quiz
A quiz on financial modeling. Questions range from easy to quite difficult. Maths quiz

   Surveys and results

Look at the results of our real-time surveys and contribute to them if you wish: Financial modelling survey. Video - online
This is our financial mathematics survey. Video - online

Online courses      [sample]

A Zoom-format financial modelling course (from our affliate site). Maths quiz
Download our online course sample. Online course sample
Simulation and Monte Carlo modelling - techniques widely used in valuation and risk assessment. Simulation and monte carlo

   Online self assessments

A multi-choice test on technical and business concepts related to Visual Basic. Video - workshops
Topics on spreadsheet skills. Video - quizzes
A series of questions on various financial modeling topics. Video - online


An overview of what our workshops are like and our course design philosophy. Video - workshops
Shows the style of some of our self-assessments and a walkthrough of how to use them. Video - quizzes
Shows how to access sections from our courses online. Video - online