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Global BV News and Trends September 2021

Business valuation news from a global perspective.

Premier ASA Complex Securities Conference Breaks Attendance Record

Summaries and takeaways from the American Society of Appraisers’ first ASA Complex Securities Virtual Conference.

Global BV News: IVSC adds to Financial Instruments Board

The International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) has announced that four new board members will join its Financial Instruments Board, the group responsible for drafting and consulting on International Valuation Standards (IVS) for financial instruments.

What you should know from the spring BV conferences

BVWire has been on the virtual road attending some excellent events.

Debut of complex securities conference is tomorrow, May 20

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).

Next week is chock full of BV events

BVWire is saddling up and hitting the virtual trail next week for a batch of events that promise to be very informative.

Global BVU News and Trends April 2021

Business valuation news from a global perspective.

BVU poised to cover an exciting slate of 2021 conferences

One of the hallmarks of the Business Valuation Update (BVU) monthly newsletter is its in-depth coverage of conferences—not just in the U.S. but around the world.

ASA adds two events to the spring conference season

The American Society of Appraisers (ASA) will present a brand-new event—and a popular ongoing one.

Global BV News: Comments due in April on two IVSC exposure drafts

The International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) has issued two exposure drafts with comment deadlines during April.

Practice Growth Opportunity in Valuing Financial Instruments

Valuation practitioners looking for a growth area should consider services related to financial instruments, according to Dr. Joel M. DiCicco (Center for International Business Valuation), speaking at the recent Second Annual Conference on the Art and Science of Business Valuation.

Global BVU News and Trends February 2021

Business valuation news from a global perspective.

IVSC seeks candidates for financial instruments board

The International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) is looking to recruit up to three new members for its Financial Instruments Standard Board.

Global BV News: IVSC roundtable on new standards for financial instruments

The International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) will hold a virtual roundtable on February 18 on the proposed new international standards governing the valuation of financial instruments.

BVU News and Trends January 2021

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

Reminder: Comments due on AICPA’s proposed standard on financial instrument valuation

The AICPA’s Auditing Standards Board (ASB) has proposed a standard designed to provide practitioners with more guidance on auditing management’s estimates of the fair value of financial instruments, including on the use of pricing services.

Global BV News: IVSC issues exposure draft on financial instruments

The International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) is “eager” to hear comments on its exposure draft on a new standard for the valuation of financial instruments.

School of Probability: The Use of Monte Carlo in Valuation

The one thing we know about valuations is that the future is unpredictable. How we deal with that uncertainty is critical to developing credible valuations. Join Oksana Westerbeke and Keith Konen to learn how Monte Carlo simulations can be used to deal with the uncertainty, allowing you to generate insights for your client and build credible valuations.

AICPA proposes new standard on financial instrument valuation

The AICPA’s Auditing Standards Board (ASB) has proposed a standard designed to provide practitioners with more guidance on auditing management’s estimates of the fair value of financial instruments, including on the use of pricing services.

The Valuation of Convertible Notes Using a Binomial Model

The authors’ research reveals that there are numerous articles, chapters, and models with bad math, bad equations, notational errors, or undisclosed rounding in some equations. They present a version of the Goldman Sachs binomial model and suggest that valuators provide fully functional binomial models when requested so that reviewers can “look under the valuator’s hood.”

Global BVU News and Trends July 2020

Business valuation news from a global perspective.

Will COVID-19 open up the PIPES market in the UK? Baker MacKenzie say yes.

Private investments in public equities (PIPES) are a little-used financing alternative in the UK, but a new article by Baker MacKenzie London partners Nick Bryans and James Thompson in this month’s International Financial Law Review (IFLR) suggests that need may outweigh the huge cultural and regulatory hurdles.

Houlihan Lokey anticipates increase in distressed loan valuations

The ‘coronavirus-triggered economic downturn could lead to many performing loans to become distressed, especially for highly-leveraged companies,’ says a new client advisory from Houlihan Lokey, the global investment bank and valuation firm.

Two valuable free video resources available for BVWire—UK readers

Michael Badham, executive director of the International Institute for Business Valuation (iiBV) alerted BVWire—UK that their panel discussion on valuing financial instruments has become their single most popular program, reaching 10,000 views last week.

Latest Resources to Help Improve the Valuation of Financial Instruments

A recap of recent resources that have emerged, including some new credentialing, that are designed to improve this area of practice. This is the valuation profession’s response to the concerns of financial regulators and others around the world about the quality and consistency of financial instrument valuations.

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