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Lesson will begin on 6th Feb 2023

 Trial Lesson 1

Unsure whether Polaris is suitable to your needs? Fret not, attend the free trial session to get to know more about the course and mentor!


TalentLink's Investment Banking Polaris Masterclass is thoughtfully designed by Mentor Allen Cheong, with 25+ years of experience in Investment Banking. In this Masterclass, you will acquire the key skills in investment banking and secure your success in a competitive investment banking career.

The masterclass comprise of 10 hours of pre-recorded video lessons for you to watch and learn at your own pace and also 5 weekly 'live' Q&A session where you can interact with the mentor and ask questions! Content includes financial statement analysis, valuation and financial modelling, IPO and M&A etc.

Real-life project will be provided to apply the skillsets and we will use the report as the assessment for internship placement.

Course Fee: $899

Structured Curriculum

Structured and practical learning on key technical skills in Investment Banking

Live Q&A Session

Live Q&A sessions to address individual problems


Flexible Schedule

Flexible learning schedule at your own pace

Solve Real Problem

Application of essential technical knowledge to real-life project

Internship Opportunity

Internship positions open for top performers

Learning Objective

Acquire the key technical skills in financial statement analysis, valuation and financial modelling to develop pitch and deal proposal to clients  

Gain sound knowledge of IPO and M&A products and the transaction process  

Understand the soft skills needed to succeed in the competitive investment banking career 

How to Apply


Register your interest
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Qualified candidates will receive an interview invitation


Offer is granted
(Limited slots)


Payment of Programm Fee


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Allen Cheong

  • Founder & Managing Director, Kai Asia Advisors

  • Former CEO, Auspac Investment

  • 25+ years in investment banking, corporate finance and investment

  • CFA, CAIA, CVA, Chicago MBA

Mentor – Allen

Allen Cheong has 25 years of corporate finance and investment experience across geographies, sectors and cycles, and worked in market-leading financial institutions such as DBS Bank, OCBC Bank and Daiwa Capital Markets. A veteran investment banking professional with an established track record in fundraisings, IPOs and M&As, he currently runs his consultancy business in corporate finance and conducts finance-related trainings and lectures with tertiary institutions and financial education providers.


Allen actively mentors students from Nanyang Business School and CFA professionals, and has participated as panel judge for tertiary competitions such as CFA Institute Research Challenge and Singapore University Ethics Challenge.

Company Profile  - Kai Asia Advisors

Kai Asia Advisors is a corporate consultancy firm that specializes in helping businesses in Singapore and in the region to grow strategically through M&A, restructuring and equity solutions. It also helps business owners to maximise their values by exiting their businesses. It further provides startup advisory and outsourced services such as valuation, financial modeling and due diligence.  

2023 Training Schedule

It has a hybrid learning schedule where pre-recorded video and live Q&A sessions will be arranged to answer any problems encountered. You may follow your own schedules but you have to finish all the course materials before deadline. After completing the first phase, students are required to pass the assessment so as to move on to the next phase.

There are two phases in the programme. Students have to complete both phases to be eligible for internship offer consideration.


Week 1: 

Develop key technical skills in Financial Statement Analysis

Income statement and its key components
Balance sheet statement and its key components
Cash flow statement and its key components
Key financial ratios 
Trend analysis and peer comparison  

Assignment 1

Live Q&A

Week 1 & 2 cover key technical skills in Investment Banking and week 3 & 4 & 5 covers key product knowledge in Public Offerings, Merges & Acquisitions and key soft skills in Investment Banking. Training sessions are conducted via online video so that you may learn it at your own pace.

Practical assignments are designed for each week’s training content, and you may practice your technical skills by comparing your work against model work.


Live Question & Answer sessions are conducted each week to provide immediate feedback and to address any problems encountered. Internship referral opportunities are provided for top performers for all the assignments.

Project Details

Real-life project will be provided to apply the skillsets and we will use the report as the assessment for internship placement. It aims to train the student the much-needed skills in investment banking.

Upon successful completion of Polaris project tasks, candidates will be awarded certificate of completion.
You may include this into your resume as project experience and boost your chances in seeking for a job.


Any Questions?

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