Publicly traded quick service restaurants had a mean multiple of 16.5x (enterprise value as a multiple of EBITDA) in 2018 and are estimated to achieve a multiple of 16.8x in 2019, according to the “Restaurant Quarterly Update—Spring 2019” from Duff & Phelps.
Valuation multiples for controlling interests in ambulatory service centers (ASCs) are increasing, according to the “2019 ASC Valuation Survey” from HealthCare Appraisers Inc.
The American Society of Appraisers has launched its second annual offering of the Rising Stars, an award that honors the brightest valuation professions, age 40 and under, who have demonstrated success over the past fiscal year.
The Spring 2019 Insights from Willamette Management Associates focuses on shareholder litigation and is edited by Kevin M. Zanni.
There is a wide gap between what buyers are prepared to pay for high-quality financial planning practices in Australia and those that are considered “conventional,” reports Radar Results, an M&A expert that specializes in the financial services sector.
BVWire looks forward to attending the first RICS Business Valuation Symposium, a half-day event that will examine such issues as recent changes that impact global trends in valuation, fair value measurement estimates and challenges in financial reporting, how the community is responding to the new quality monitoring program, and whether advances in technology will necessitate further changes.
Luis A. Argueso and Andrea M. Ferrari, JD, MPH, have been named partners at Boca Raton, Fla.-based HealthCare Appraisers Inc.
Cannabis and Hemp: Valuation and Industry Update (May 28), with Ronald Seigneur (Seigneur Gustafson LLP) and Ryan Cram (Seigneur Gustafson).
In “25 Hot Tips in 75 Minutes,” one of the most popular panels at the recent AAML/BVR National Divorce Conference in Las Vegas, attorneys and valuation experts shared tips on how to succeed in litigation as well as in managing client relations and workflow.
Family law attorneys and financial experts converged last week in Las Vegas for the first event co-sponsored by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and Business Valuation Resources (BVR).
The PCAOB continues to find “frequent deficiencies in auditing unobservable inputs used to measure the fair value of certain financial instruments,” according to a staff preview of 2018 inspection observations.
If you can’t make it to New York City, you can tune in and listen to a number of interesting topics at this year’s Business Valuation Conference on May 20 sponsored by the New York State Society of CPAs.
Kenneth Mathieu, CPA/CFF/ABV, has joined CRA International Inc. (CRAI) as a vice president in the firm’s forensic services practice.
Valuation of Technology Companies: A Fair Value Update (May 16), with Antonella Puca (BlueVal Group LLC), Andreas Dal Santo (BlueVal Group LLC), and Adam Kindreich (BlueVal Group LLC). This is part of BVR’s Special Series on Fair Value.
RCReports is currently conducting a study to find out the challenges, needs, and current practice of business valuators when determining and defending reasonable compensation, Paul Hamann, the firm’s founder and president, tells BVWire.
There are currently no valuation professional organizations (VPOs) in Japan focused on business valuation, reports Tatsumi Yamada, a member of the board of trustees of the International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC).
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Appreciation of separate property is a knotty issue whose analysis can be challenging for attorneys and valuators, but a recent Tennessee appeals court decision helps practitioners understand the framework a court may use to decide whether the nonowner spouse has a claim to the increase in value.
An excellent program was presented to an eager crowd at the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) Fair Value Conference in New York City April 30.
The American Institute of CPAs has issued a white paper that explains the new Certified in the Valuation of Financial Instruments (CVFI) credential.
Couldn’t make it to Vegas for this week’s AAML/BVR National Divorce Conference May 8-10?
Early bird pricing is in effect through May 15 for the ASA 2019 Advanced Business Valuation Conference in New York City on August 25-27.
Monica H. Kaden, ASA, ABV, CHFP, has joined Sobel Valuations LLC as a director of business valuations; she has been performing business valuations and litigation support for more than 20 years.
A two-day live webcast that will feature presentations from leading matrimonial attorneys, financial, and valuation experts covering important valuation topics related to marital dissolution.
The median selling price/EBITDA multiple across all industry sectors is 4.4x, according to the 2Q 2019 DealStats Value Index (DVI).