How BVR Is Helping to Keep You Connected During Coronavirus

As the world continues to feel the crippling effects of coronavirus, we can’t help but observe the ingenuity and compassion that citizens are showing for their communities. Musicians are hosting live concerts on social media, online subscriptions are discounted left and right, and events all over the world are transforming to webcast versions for all to utilize. We are entering an era of adaptation in a way the world has never seen—and BVR is here for it. Here are some ways BVR is supporting the valuation community during this unpredictable, uncertain time.

Online training programs

BVR is proud to offer world-class professional training—accessible from anywhere in the world. Between our Training Passport, Passport Pro, eLearning Courses, and the Desktop Learning Center platform, users can access specialized training at any time, on any device.

Two of BVR’s most popular training programs, Training Passport and Passport Pro, offer year-round access to unparalleled webinars, workshops, and special series, featuring the brightest minds in business valuation. We know in this unprecedented time you and your colleagues need access to online training and CPE. To enable your team to continue expanding their business valuation knowledge, BVR is making it easy and cost-effective to join the Training Passport program. Contact to learn more about the best option for your firm.

Watch our training video to learn how to stay connected to valuation experts through BVR’s training programs.


Access to important additional resources

BVR hosted a free town hall-style event with Gary Trugman, Harold Martin, Michelle F. Gallagher, and Stacy Preston Collins, where they talked through key impacts of COVID-19 on valuation issues. From cost of capital to family law to guideline companies, the impact on the inputs, approaches, and the businesses we value is profoundly felt. These experts have weathered financial crises before and are doing a yeoman’s job of keeping current with the ever-changing information. If you haven’t already, please view the webinar recording.


Be sure to register for Valuing Distressed and Impaired Companies in the Time of Coronavirus, BVR’s webinar on April 22 with business valuation professional Jim Alerding. In this session, Alerding will analyze the valuation perspective needed to value a distressed or impaired business and will focus on the particular issues that need to be considered relating to the pandemic.

In addition, healthcare valuation professionals may be interested in Healthcare Valuation in the Corona Virus Era: That Was Then, This Is Now with Mark O. Dietrich, where he will forecast the likely impact on the healthcare industry of the current crisis. To see a complete list of upcoming training events, please visit us online.


For the latest news and updates involving coronavirus and the business valuation community, please visit our coronavirus resource page. Finally, we encourage you to subscribe to BVWire, BVR's free ezine that brings you current news every Wednesday. From the buzz of the latest tax court case or the best new financial research resources to the impacts of COVID-19, BVWire guarantees you won't miss a thing.