As we head into Q4 2020, the new normal in private capital markets has fully set in, generally defined by prudence and caution, albeit a work in progress.
A Q2 2020 update on credit spreads and required returns.
Considering the virus’ material impact on specific industries, we’ve seen a greater emphasis on secondary industry-specific loan indexes when controlling for credit risk.
The COVID-19 market dislocation could be compared, not only to the Great Recession, but also—inversely—to the “irrational exuberance” of the dot-com era.
The only comparable event to the spread of the virus for modern private capital markets is the Great Recession, but there are some key differences this time.
We are proud to share a list of our accomplishments, successes, and completed client engagements.
VRC talks trends and what we could expect to see in 2020.
Market participants embrace best practice guidance, adjust policies accordingly. But the AICPA’s best practices are not without challenges and intricacies for the private debt and private credit professional.
Several factors, including the rights and preferences of the rollover equity compared to the private equity sponsor’s shares and the sources of deal financing, have important implications for valuation.
Summary of key Q3 2019 metrics for the PE deal environment, including median PE buyout EV/EBITDA multiples.