Q1 2021: Middle Market Credit Spreads and Required Returns

How are market participants reacting to positive vaccination rates, economic optimism, company prospects and floating rate security demand?

PJ Patel Discusses Pandemic Writedowns with Bloomberg

For some big impairments of 2020, the broader economic turmoil of the pandemic eclipsed and minimized news about the writedowns.

PJ Patel and Dwight Grant to Co-chair Inaugural ASA Complex Securities Conference

The event features presentations from nationally recognized speakers who are leaders in the securities industry and will cover a range of topics, including SPACs, contingent consideration, and volatility. 

VRC Announces Retirement of Florida-based Partner Steven Schuetz

Instrumental in building the Tampa office and chairing our risk committee, VRC thanks Steve for his dedication to our firm.

Chad Rucker to Chair Practising Law Institute (PLI) Seminar

Join Chad Rucker, esteemed faculty member of the PLI, as he chairs this session discussing how financial statements provide key information on the financial performance of companies and are the language of business.

Solvency Opinions: Approving Leveraged Dividend Recapitalizations

Board members can demonstrate that they have fulfilled their fiduciary duties in dividend recapitalization transactions by obtaining opinions from third-party solvency opinion experts.

VRC Adds Financial Valuation and Operations Professionals

VRC continues to grow with recent new hires of professionals in Boston, Chicago, Milwaukee, New York, Princeton, and San Francisco.

Birnbaum, Walling on Valuing Private Energy Debt and Equity in Private Funds CFO

As seen in the newest issue of Private Funds CFO, Jeff Birnbaum and Chris Walling discuss the implications of the pandemic for the sector.

Q4 2020 Economic Snapshots

High-level visual summaries of leading economic and financial indicators in major economic markets.

What Is a Global Brand Worth?

Before making a purchase, acquirers should make sure a plan is in place to maximize the value of the acquired brand.