Category Archives: Private Equity

Justin Jory: From JD/MBA to Search Fund Partner

BYU JD/MBA alumni Justin Jory joins Marriott MBA Today to tell us about his exciting journey from Investment Banking on Wall Street, to Private Equity in Utah, and now running his own Search Fund. Justin also teaches a very popular … Continue reading

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Twitter IPO: Great Opportunity or Buyer Beware?

Finance Professor Jim Brau provides insight on the upcoming Twitter initial public offering (IPO).

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IPO 101 with Professor Jim Brau

Finance Professor Jim Brau shares insight on the initial public offering (IPO) process. Join us and learn from Professor Brau how terms like “red herring” or “road show” relate to the IPO process.

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Internship Series: Intrapreneurship at Vivint

Shaun Bailey talks about his internship at Vivint, where he worked as an intrapreneur. Vivint is launching several start-up businesses and calls the process intrapreneurship. Learn more about how people with an entrepreneurial mindset can help established companies launch new … Continue reading

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Cougar Capital: Beyond Monopoly Money

Frank Chou and Hailey Shauklas come together to explore a unique course that turns second-year MBA students into sharks in the BYU version of Shark Tank. MBA 665, Cougar Capital, provides students the opportunity to invest $2 Million on live … Continue reading

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BYU Investor’s Professional Conference – Joaquin Costa

Rhett Weller talks with Joaquin Costa about international equity markets and advice for students.

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BYU Investor’s Professional Conference – Brian Murphy

Mason Chenn sits down with Brian Murphy of Portfolio Advisors to discuss private equity markets.

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BYU Investor Professionals Conference – Cromwell Wong

Mason Chenn sits down with Cromwell Wong and discusses oil reserves, supply, and extraction rates.

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BYU Investor’s Professional Conference – Jason Gull Part 1

Mason Chenn talks to Jason Gull about venture capital, the equity markets and career advice.

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Can I Invest in Facebook? Should I See The Social Network?

Rhett Weller answers everyone’s questions about Facebook, including whether or not you can invest in the company, and whether you should see The Social Network. Doug Mumford updates his Facebook status on his laptop.

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