Did you know that the Valuation Advisors Lack of Marketability Pre-IPO Discount Study also contains convertible preferred stock (CPS) transactions?
The “Global Mergers & Acquisitions Review: Full Year 2019/Financial Advisors” from Refinitiv contains M&A statistics and also rankings for worldwide providers of fairness opinions.
The Appraisal Foundation (TAF) is looking for qualified candidates to fill three at-large seats on its board of trustees.
Regardless of whether or not you practice in the area of fair value, mark your calendar for the 15th Annual ASA/USC Fair Value conference on Thursday, June 18, at the offices of KPMG in downtown Los Angeles.
A keynote address at the European Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (EACVA) 13th Conference for Valuation Professionals stressed the importance of storytelling in business valuations.
Here’s what you’ll see.
John Czapla has been appointed chairman of the board at Valuation Research Corp. (VRC), which was effective as of January 1.
Reconciling FMV With Investment Value: What’s Up With the Proposed Redefinition of FMV by Healthcare Regulators? (January 22), with Timothy Smith (TS Healthcare Consulting).
A meaningful comparable company analysis requires careful selection of comparable companies, the Bankruptcy Court recently emphasized in a case in which it ruled on the debtor’s proposed reorganization plan.
Spreadsheets can be a valuation analyst’s best friend, or a worst enemy, according to Shawn Hyde (Canyon Valuations), a valuation practitioner and Excel enthusiast.
As accounting rule makers ponder the idea of upending the current goodwill impairment model and reverting back to one of amortization, a series of papers is exploring this topic.
A new paper presents a real valuation a well-known investment bank performed using two usual methods that are supposed to provide the same value.
Busy practitioners find it hard to keep up with all that’s going on in the business valuation profession.
The valuation profession in France is not regulated, and there are no formal requirements or obligations to hold specific credentials.
Tulsa, Okla.-based HoganTaylor has admitted Clay Glasgow, CPA, ABV, CFF, CFE, to the partnership as an advisory partner ...
Smarter Spreadsheets: Improving the Efficiency and Accuracy of a Valuation in Excel (January 15), with Shawn Hyde (Canyon Valuations).
Establishing lost profits under New York law can be difficult.
Our last issue covered some highlights of the year 2019 in business valuation, so now let’s look ahead to 2020.
Empirical data are the backbone of defensible business valuations, but there are strengths and weaknesses with all data.
Valuations in the cannabis industry and BV benchmarks are the subjects of two new resources from BVR.
Ten questions are asked and answered in a new AICPA practice aid, Accounting For and Auditing of Digital Assets, under U.S. GAAP and GAAS (auditing standards ...
The American Society of Appraisers’ series of fair value conference, held in New York City, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, are definite stops on BVWire’s conference trip agenda.
Under a recently signed agreement, the International Association of Certified Valuation Specialists (IACVS) and the National Association of Authorized Romanian Valuers, Romania (ANEVAR) will work together in all aspects of member benefits (such as reciprocity) and education opportunities.
Bradford Muir, ASA (candidate), has joined Vallit Advisors LLC as a supervisor.
Applications of the Asset-Based Approach to Value Operating Businesses (January 9), with Weston Kirk (Willamette Management Associates) and Robert Reilly (Willamette Management Associates).