After a modest slowdown in late 2022/early 2023, GP-led secondaries market is picking back up.
VRC explores a look back on 1st quarter activity, the ongoing discussions surrounding valuation methodologies, considers historical performance, and provides an outlook for the 2nd half of the year.
A review of the continuation fund market and a growing consensus that fairness opinions are necessary best practice for the health of the market. Plus, the SEC may be requiring them soon.
In the year ahead, we expect dealmakers will not keep M&A on the sidelines as they continue shaping transformative deals, long-term success, and positioning to thrive in a rapidly changing, competitive market space.
Heading into the second half of 2022, market participants look to transact before tax code changes, buyers & sellers consider impacts from many exogenous factors.
SEC proposes the necessity of fairness opinions.
Related-party transactions between PE funds and their portfolio companies are fraught with the potential to create issues between limited partners. Fairness opinions can forestall such conflicts.
Fairness opinions have a critical role in mergers, acquisitions, and other corporate transactions, yet sometimes public and private companies might overlook the importance.
VRC’s Opinion Practice Group experts answer the top questions asked about fairness opinions for financial transactions.
If your organization is considering a merger, acquisition, or disposition, the time is now to seek out the services of an independent, third-party opinion provider.