Happy Holidays from VRC!

Warmest holiday wishes from our team to you and yours.

Private Markets Took COVID in Stride

The private equity and credit markets held up remarkably well in the face of a global pandemic and are adjusting to the “new normal.” Market participants should go into 2021 with heightened vigilance as the impacts of the pandemic may not have yet entirely played out.

VRC Responds to SEC’s Modernized Framework for Fund Valuation

Agency’s new Rule 2a-5 specifically allows delegation of investment valuation to third-party designees.

John Czapla Featured in Sanne Group’s Connect November Issue

On track for recovery: Pandemic implications, not all doom or gloom.

In Flux: The Current State of Goodwill & Impairment

As public companies enter the traditional fourth-quarter impairment testing period, two big question marks are hanging over the market…

VRC’s PJ Patel to Present at M&A Science Holiday Virtual Summit

Gain practical valuation modeling insights on identifying and quantifying synergies within the deal model, and with a bit of holiday spirit.

Q3 2020 Economic Snapshots

Quick-hit visual summaries of the leading economic and financial indicators in major economic markets.

Valuation Integral to Section 409A Requirements

The valuation of a development-stage company’s common stock is best estimated using the methods in the Practice Aid.

VRC Announces the Retirement of Mark Brattebo

Our firm thanks Mr. Brattebo for his dedication of 40 years and congratulates him on his retirement.

Bloomberg Financial Accounting News Shares Mutarelli’s Post-Q3 Results

In the November issue, Bloomberg publishes Mutarelli’s third-quarter analysis results of valuations and impairment testing, including potential goodwill impairment.