The Misuse of Bid Premium Data to Determine Minority Discounts

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 21 No. 9
September 2015
Robert M. Dohmeyer, ASA
Andrew Strickland, FCA


Bid premium data, as evident in the U.S. and the U.K. (and in various other developed economies with liberal investment markets), have historically been misused in business appraisal of private companies in the following ways.