Private Equity Trends: Valuation’s Rising Role in PE’s Drive for Deals

Portfolio Valuation practice leader, John Czapla, offers a new view on private equity client trends and brings pre-audit season considerations to the forefront.

VRC Recognized at the Acquisition International M&A Awards

VRC has been recognized as “Best Global Assets Valuation Firm” by the Acquisition International M&A Awards.

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.

Kevin Rowley

Mr. Rowley is a part of the portfolio valuation group specializing in valuations of complex investments, including residential mortgage investments, venture capital, privately-held debt securities,…

Alternative Asset Valuations

Complex Securities & Portfolio Valuation Services for Illiquid, Hard-to-Value Securities

Parag Patel

Mr. Patel supports the alternative investment community with quality valuations of illiquid and hard-to-value assets for BDCs, banks, credit funds, hedge funds and venture capital…

John Bintz

John Bintz started in the financial services industry in Chicago in 1987.¬† He has specific financial service experience related to public finance, private equity, investment…

Five Misperceptions: Credit Valuation Adjustments in Swap Valuations

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

All in the Family (Office): Valuation Needs for Direct Private Equity Investments

Family offices making private equity investments need to be aware of valuation issues related investments in complex structures.

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.