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25 Tips on Dealing With COVID-19 From the NACVA Conference

COVID-19 was a hot topic of discussion in a number of the sessions at the NACVA and the CTI’s 2020 Business Valuation and Financial Litigation Super Conference, which was held online over five full days (June 15-19).

BVU News and Trends August 2020

A monthly roundup of key developments of interest to business valuation experts.

A Quiet Revolution Is Going On in DCF Techniques in UK Cases

An initial cautious trickle of valuers using the discounted cash flow (DCF) in litigation work in the United Kingdom has broadened into a stream.

BVU News and Trends July 2020

A monthly roundup of key developments of interest to business valuation experts.

Global BVU News and Trends July 2020

Business valuation news from a global perspective.

ASA inks deal for new edition of Pratt book

Through its BV committee (BVC), the American Society of Appraisers will collaborate with Shannon Pratt on a new edition to Valuing a Business: The Analysis and Appraisal of Closely Held Companies.

The Appraisal Foundation seeks board members

Many valuation experts give back to the profession by serving on various boards and committees.

Global BV News: COVID-19 impact on EURO STOXX 50 captured in new study

Not surprisingly, in the first four months of 2020, only six of the EURO STOXX 50 had positive return and the average return was -24.4%, according to Shareholder Return of the EURO STOXX 50 Companies: 2004-2020 (April 30) from Pablo Fernandez (University of Navarra—IESE Business School, Spain).

COVID-19 takeaways from NACVA’s Virtual Super Conference

In the last issue, we gave you some takeaways from the NACVA and the CTI’s 2020 Business Valuation and Financial Litigation Super Conference that was held online over five full days (June 15 to June 19).

New international president for ASA

Lorrie Beaumont, ASA, RA, Certified Residential Appraiser, owner of Westwood, Mass.-based LB Appraisal Associates Inc., began her one-year term as international president for the American Society of Appraisers on July 1.

Global BV News: IVSC interviews EFRAG leaders

Issues that overlap the valuation and financial reporting disciplines were discussed during an interview with leaders of the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG).

Global BVU News and Trends June 2020

Business valuation news from a global perspective.

Initial takeaways from NACVA’s Virtual Super Conference

NACVA held the first major multiday multitrack conference of the year online all last week, and BVWire attended all week via the Zoom platform.

Global BV News: Auditors seek multiple scenarios for COVID-19 impact

To evaluate the possible outcomes of COVID-19 on valuation, auditors are looking for multiple scenarios for projections, reports a panel on a newly released webinar, June 2020 Update—COVID Webinar.

Porter Award recipients announced at NACVA confab

This week, BVWire is attending NACVA and the CTI’s 2020 Business Valuation and Financial Litigation Super Conference (online of course), where the recipients of this year’s Thomas R. Porter Lifetime Achievement Award have been named.

Global BV News: D&P examines ‘breaking point’ for global firms

Almost half (47%) of alternative investment fund managers polled by Duff & Phelps say that three months is the “breaking point” at which the current economic restrictions impair the ability of businesses to resume business as usual after the lockdown.

Sessions we’re eyeing at NACVA’s upcoming conference

We’re still going through the agenda for next week’s NACVA and the CTI’s 2020 Business Valuation and Financial Litigation Super Conference June 15-19 to choose from the 55 sessions that will be presented in a virtual format.

Global BV News: IVSC issues third and final paper on goodwill amortization vs. impairment

A new paper offers some suggestions for enhancing the goodwill impairment framework in order to improve the information the framework provides.

ASA announces election results

Congratulations to the members of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) who were recently elected to leadership positions.

NACVA’s multiday conference goes virtual June 15-19

We’re looking forward to attending the NACVA and the CTI’s 2020 Business Valuation and Financial Litigation Super Conference June 15-19, which will use a “virtual model that will provide many of the same benefits as being onsite.”

Global BV News: At NYSSCPA, Zyla gives update on IVSC

The third in a series of three “perspective papers” from the International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) on the matter of goodwill amortization vs. impairment is expected to be released soon, according to Mark Zyla (Zyla Valuation Advisors).

BVU News and Trends May 2020

A monthly roundup of key developments of interest to business valuation experts.

Global BVU News and Trends May 2020

Business valuation news from a global perspective.

Volatility Adjustments for Industry, Size and Leverage

How well do you understand the theory and application of industry, size, and leverage adjustments for estimating equity volatility? Do you feel confident explaining it to a new analyst? A client? A judge? It may be time to get more confident. Join James Herr for a discussion of the basic concepts around applying volatility estimates in valuation, covering common pitfalls when calculating the basic volatility measure. Learn the differences between equity and asset volatilities, and ...

A Closer Look at BVR’s New Guideline Public Company Comps Tool

BVR is excited to announce the release of its new Guideline Public Company Comps Tool (GPCCT), a state-of-the-art, web-based platform that offers access to complete financial statements, financial ratios, and multiples for comparable companies—and even includes an Excel add-in.

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