This August or September, you can expect to see a final version of the AICPA’s new Accounting and Valuation Guide Valuation of Portfolio Company Investments of Venture Capital and Private Equity Funds and Other Investment Companies. The guide provides “nonauthoritative guidance” and addresses many accounting and valuation issues regarding portfolio company investments held by investment companies within the scope of FASB ASC 946. The guide is also useful for other entities, such as corporate venture capital groups or pension funds.
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