Top 10 Drivers to Enhance Company Value

Now is an ideal time for private company owners to focus on factors that will improve their business value in the event of an opportunity to sell.

Q2 2020 Economic Snapshots

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

Impairment Barometer

Observations and measures of how H1 2020 COVID-related events have impacted equity market indices, adjustments to EBITDA expectations, and their influence on enterprise values by sector.

COVID-19 & Portfolio Securities Valuation

A Q2 2020 update on credit spreads and required returns.

Learn the Language of Earnouts

Learn how to fulfill your obligation to communicate earnout values to company management, your board of directors, and auditors.

Industry Index Discounted Spreads in Valuations

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.

A 50-Year Vintage: Great for wines, but not valuation (Opinion)

A prudent recap and opinion on the proposed steps the SEC is taking toward modernizing fund valuation guidance.

COVID-19: Event Timeline (Updated June 2020)

VRC continues to identify potential triggering events of the health and financial crisis as we help clients with financial reporting in our preparation of valuations.

The SEC’s Not-So-Gentle Reminder: Show Your Work

The SEC is making it a priority to focus on impairments related to COVID-19.

Avoiding Valuation Surprises in M&A

Not every company uses the same method for valuation. Recently, VRC and one of its key partners shared insight into their valuation “secret sauce.”