The author takes issue with an article that concludes that the harmonic mean should be used as the appropriate measure of central tendency for a sample of market multiples.
In the wake of the recent King case, this is an analysis of marital dissolution case law from the Florida Supreme Court and the five District Courts of Appeal (DCA) of Florida that relates to the valuation of personal and enterprise goodwill in that state.
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BVWire has been on the virtual road attending some excellent events.
Attorneys and financial experts join forces for the first-ever National Economic Damages Virtual Conference, a two-day event that starts today, May 26.
The Appraisal Foundation (TAF) is accepting applications from volunteers to serve on its Business Valuation Resource Panel (BVRP).
Ballots have been sent to members of the American Society of Appraisers for the organization’s 2021 election.
Data breaches reported to the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) dropped by 30% between 2019 and 2020, the regulator says.
The International Institute of Business Valuers (iiBV) has added two individuals to its staff.
Travis R Lance, ASA, has been accepted into the partnership of Fargo, N.D.-based Eide Bailly.
National Economic Damages Virtual Conference 2021, May 26, 10:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. PT/1:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. ET; May 27, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. PT/1:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. ET. Featuring: Panel of experts. CPE Credits: Up to 7.
In a statutory appraisal action, the Delaware Court of Chancery recently adopted the deal price minus synergies as the best indicator of fair value.
Every day, bitcoin and digital assets seem to become more mainstream for both businesses and investors. Over time, valuation and forensic professionals are bound to encounter clients with digital asset holdings, and they will need to face the unique challenges they create. Experts Mark DiMichael and Jennifer Cohen will provide valuation and forensic accounting professionals with the information they need to help their clients deal with this complex asset class.
Illiquidity discounts depend on the length of the trading restriction period. Existing theoretical restricted stock discount models are adapted to situations in which the trading restriction period has a well-defined fixed length. In many scenarios, the private equity investor faces a liquidity horizon that may be random or indefinite rather than of known fixed length. Stillian Ghaidarov will review a simple and robust methodology that allows us to extend the use of restricted stock discount ...
In the wake of the pandemic, there is a “paradigm shift” in valuations in the energy sector, according to one speaker at the Energy Valuation Conference, hosted by the Houston Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers on May 12.
Constantly evolving, business valuation standards and guidance come from a variety of sources.
Compelling topics direct from the pages of BVR’s Guide to Economic Damages will come to life during the first National Economic Damages Virtual Conference on May 26-27.
Want to move from standard business appraisals to more difficult-to-value assets? Attend the Complex Securities Virtual Conference on May 20, presented by the American Society of Appraisers (ASA).
Professor Aswath Damodaran (New York University Stern School of Business) will present a four-day, 12-hour online course on valuation May 25-28 at the Institute for Mergers, Acquisitions and Alliances (IMAA).
There will be an exploratory meeting with some of the world’s largest investors to determine whether it would be worthwhile to establish a global Investor Valuation Forum.
Here’s what you’ll see.
Peter L. Lohrey, Ph.D., CVA, CDBV, has been named the outstanding member for the first quarter 2021 of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA).
Illiquidity Discounts for Restricted Equity Securities With Random or Indefinite Liquidity Horizons, May 19, 10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m. PT/1:00 p.m.-2:15 p.m. ET. Featuring: Stillian Ghaidarov. CPE credits: 1.5.