Sapnas Featured in Mergers & Acquisitions Magazine

“Overall, it is still a seller’s market and business owners are realizing the benefits in prices paid, structure and other transaction-related items.”

VRC 2017 Tech M&A Report Confirms Slowdown

2017 Maturing Tech M&A Cycle Report reviews deal pricing, multiples and volume for the IT sector and U.S. M&A market.

Ask the Expert: Van Kirk Featured in Crain’s Cleveland

Larry sat down with Crain Content Studio – Cleveland to share his perspective on advantages and other considerations associated with seeking valuations.

Jane Myung Featured in Accounting Today: Elimination of Step 2, Implications for Public Companies

“While some public companies may initially embrace the simplification, some may recognize that fair value will now be equal to the carrying amount post impairment.”

Charles Sapnas Featured in Accounting Today: FASB Clarifies Definition of a Business

“The distinction between an asset purchase and a business combination can make a difference to a company’s financial reporting.”

Edward Hamilton Featured in Accounting Today: Best Practices for Valuing Contingent Consideration

Hamilton also shares examples to highlight current best practices using an option-based approach based on financial metrics such as revenue or EBITDA.

Michael Mathieson Featured in Compliance Week: Add Tax to the Growing List of Revenue Recognition Crises

The article further discusses that the IRS has issued a request for comment on whether it should revise its procedures for granting permission to tax accounting methods.

Business Valuation Update: FASB Changes to Revenue Recognition and Lease Accounting

As featured in BVU, FASB changes to revenue recognition and lease accounting and the impacts valuation professionals should be considering.

Accounting Today: Preparing for FASB Changes to Revenue Recognition and Lease Accounting

Companies should begin to plan now how to incorporate the new standards and update procedures

Five Misperceptions: Credit Valuation Adjustments in Swap Valuations

An overview for corporate accounting professionals of Credit Valuation Adjustments and five common misperceptions about them.