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.

Optimal Number of Trials for Monte Carlo Simulation

A Monte Carlo Simulation is a technique is often used to find fair value for financial instruments for which probabilistic distributions are unknown.

ESOP: An Exit Opportunity for Professional Service Firms

VRC performs fairness opinions in connection with newly forming ESOPs and annual ESOP valuations.

Valuation Issues in Australia

Considering a business transaction in Australia? A variety of valuation-related issues are relevant to your decision-making process.

International Case Study: Valuing Distressed Energy Assets

In 2015, oil prices plummeted, which had a profound effect on the value of oil & gas and energy companies.

Valuation Q&A for Business Development Companies

Once we understand the investment thesis and portfolio, VRC focuses on their valuation process.

Equity Incentive Awards Based on Total Shareholder Return

Share-based payments have led to boardroom creativity around an equity incentive award’s design, prompting developments in valuation approaches.

Accounting Today: Fresh Start Reporting Critical for Companies Emerging from Bankruptcy

This may signal a coming potential increase in bankruptcy filings.

Key Value Drivers in Wealth Management Firms

Wealth management is human capital driven, which is measured through the financial operating results of the business.

Best Practices for Financial Sponsors in an Age of Increasing Scrutiny

As the demand for transparency rises for private equity and hedge funds, the spotlight has been turned toward valuation practices.