Valuation Issues in Australia

Australian financial reporting is based on IFRS. The Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB) has issued AASB standards mirroring IVS with a few very minor changes.

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.

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.

Understanding Convertible Debt Valuation

At a time of generally low interest rates, convertible notes are alternatives to straight debt securities.

Valuation Best Practices: Aligning Book & Tax After Acquisition

Recently, Leadership Roundtables, moderated by┬áValuation Research Corporation’s co-CEO, PJ Patel, kicked off in cities across the country.

Techniques for Valuing Carried Interest

In receiving value only if a threshold is met, carried interests have an asymmetric payoff similar to a stock option.

New Rules Announced for Corporate Inversions

Inversions have been scrutinized heavily for the past year, yet companies continue to pursue mergers or acquisitions resulting in an inversion.