Edward Hamilton Published in Accounting Today: Contingent Consideration

“Contingent consideration can raise thorny accounting, valuation, and legal issues, but it’s too useful to take off the table.”

VRC Recognized for Service to the Industry

Business Valuation Update writes: “During a recent media briefing by senior members of VRC, an impressive note was struck when they talked about their involvement in the profession.”

Transaction-Related Valuation Issues

It is imperative that each stakeholder group understands the impact of the business combination on the company’s earnings at all stages of the deal.

Valuation Issues in Japan

Financial reporting in Japan is mostly based on Japanese Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (JGAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

What’s Ahead for Private Equity?

As seen in the Jan. 2019 issue of Mergers &  Acquisitions magazine, Jeff Miller discusses potential expected trends for PE firms in 2019.

Mellen Featured in Chartered Accountants, Australia-New Zealand News

A robust economic environment creates optimum valuation opportunities, but even a downturn creates demand for business valuers.

Trusts & Estates Features Chris Mellen

Mellen notes, “Considering the current level of M&A activity, I’ve seen a marked increase in demand for valuations of shares of privately held companies…”

With Great Access to Capital Comes Great Responsibility

Credit, especially senior credit, stands out from its peers in what many allocators consider a late stage in the economic cycle.

Ed Hamilton and Chris Mellen Published in Luxury Daily on Luxury Brand Value

When dealing with luxury brands, face value and market value matter.

Accounting Today Features Anthony Pumphrey

Within the scope of business combinations, limited guidance has led to a divergence in interpretation and practice for inventory valuation.