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Attorneys and Valuers Link Up at AAML/BVR Virtual Divorce Conference

Coverage of several sessions that include tips on managing client expectations in uncertain times and the new “abnormal” with respect to executive compensation.

BVU News and Trends November 2020

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

Global BVU News and Trends November 2020

Business valuation news from a global perspective.

Recap of the VSCPA Business Valuation, Fraud, and Litigation Services Conference

Timely topics include how BVFLS experts are accounting for the impact of COVID-19, reviewing a valuation report, an estate/trust update, and a new idea to boost your practice. This two-day event was sponsored by the Virginia Society of CPAs (VSCPA).

COVID-19 to Trigger More Requests for ‘Risky’ Calculation Reports, Expert Says

It’s a settled matter about whether calculation reports “can” be used, but “should” they be used is another issue. Veteran valuation expert Kevin Yeanoplos (Brueggeman and Johnson Yeanoplos PC) explores this concern in a session at the recent BVFLS conference sponsored by the Virginia Society of CPAs (VSCPA).

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.”

Pandemic Triggers Chances for Valuers in Exit Planning

Remarks from the AICPA ENGAGE conference on the timely opportunities for financial professionals in exit/succession planning. This article gives some basics on how valuation experts can leverage their experience into this type of consulting.

BVU News and Trends October 2020

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

Global BVU News and Trends October 2020

Business valuation news from a global perspective.

Five need-to-know takeaways from the ASA annual conference

BVWire attended the ASA 2020 International Appraisers Conference held online October 12-13, and it was about as close as you could get to the experience of actually being on-site.

New book on Colorado valuations for family lawyers and judges

The Financial Expert Guide for Family Law Judges and Attorneys, Colorado edition, goes a long way toward educating triers of fact, attorneys, and experts on the key valuation cases and legal principles in Colorado.

Global BV News: Significant variations in Europe regarding intangibles accounting

A new survey reveals that there are significant variations between jurisdictions in Europe in the accounting treatment of intangibles by small and midsize enterprises (SMEs).

Court of Chancery sanctions use of asset approach in complex appraisal case

A low-profile appraisal case in front of the Delaware Court of Chancery raised important valuation questions, including how the court should determine the fair value of a nonoperating entity and how it should deal with the value of claims both parties brought on behalf of the company prior to the contested merger.

IRS addresses fears over change in appraisal reviews

Earlier this year, the IRS issued a memorandum that described changes to the way the IRS reviews appraisals prior to imposing a civil money penalty for valuation misstatements under IRC Section 6695A.

‘The “Normalized” Risk-Free Rate: Fiction or Science Fiction?’

That’s the title of a new paper from Pablo Fernandez, a professor in the department of financial management at the University of Navarra—IESE Business School in Spain.

ABA and BVR team up for annual BV wrap-up

Here’s your chance to hear a summary of all the key issues in business valuation this year.

Global BV News: CBV Institute appoints new president and CEO

Christine Sawchuk has been selected as the new president and CEO of the Chartered Business Valuators Institute (CBV Institute), Canada’s valuation professional organization (VPO), which was effective October 1.

Global BV News: Reminder: Survey on valuation user perspectives

If you have not already done so, please take a short survey looking for input from users of business valuations on the role of internationally recognized valuation standards.

Valuing Micro and Small Businesses in the Shadows of COVID-19

Valuing micro and small businesses in the shadow of COVID-19 is daunting. COVID-19’s effects on the economy has magnified risk and uncertainty for small business, making the job of valuators more difficult. Join small business broker, attorney, valuation professional, and author Gregory Caruso for a deep dive into problematic areas of actual small-business valuation cases. With a review of how the theory ties into the actual application of methods using best practices and professional judgment ...

Comments wanted on third draft of 2022-23 USPAP

The third exposure draft of proposed changes to the 2022-23 edition of USPAP is available for review if you click here.

Global BV News: Free podcasts available of BVR-sponsored IVSC webinars

BVR sponsored a series of webinars this month bringing together panels of leading international experts to discuss the major trends and issues shaping the valuation, business, and investment worlds.

ASA announces 2020 award winners

During this week’s American Society of Appraisers 2020 International Conference, the organization announced the winners of the 2020 ASA Annual Awards.

How to value a business and settle a divorce during COVID-19; divorce professionals share tips

How do you resolve a divorce case during COVID-19, when many businesses in all kinds of industries are coping with significant losses and continuing uncertainty over future performance? This was the topic of an excellent panel discussion that was part of the recent virtual AAML/BVR divorce conference.

Article says the size effect didn’t vanish—it never existed

The hits keep coming to the existence of the size effect.

ASA announces winners of conference drawing

An appraiser in the business valuation discipline has been awarded the grand prize of a full registration to the American Society of Appraisers 2020 International Conference plus a stay at Planet Hollywood: Susan Boin, who is with Bank of America.

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