Why Private Companies Should Look Into Valuations

Why should a private company board consider a valuation of the company?

Financial Sponsor: Hedge Fund

​A shareholder of a closely-held hedge fund was not receiving the appropriate level of compensation per agreement with the controlling interest shareholder.

Healthcare

Property taxes were levied on only real property portion of a hospital, key to analysis was separating the value of the business ops from that of real property.

Brands: Food & Beverage

A leading manufacturer of branded food products engaged VRC to estimate the fair value of certain intangible assets acquired in a business combination.

Automotive

A client who designs, engineers, and manufactures value-added products and systems for automotive and light-vehicle manufacturers acquired an automotive components manufacturer.

Solvency Opinion Critical for Dividend Recapitalizations

Bryan Browning discusses the requirements for a solvency opinion and why a solvency opinion is critical, particularly for dividend recapitalizations.

Consumer Products

​A large multinational consumer products company acquired a South American company operating in the same space. VRC was engaged to estimate the value of the PP&E and intangible assets for financial reporting purposes.

Chemical

A leading international producer of nitrogen products acquires a nitrogen manufacturing company requiring a valuation for allocation of purchase price according to ASC 805.

Independence Critical When Selecting Opinion Provider

The independence of a fairness or solvency opinion provider is a critical issue that will not be overlooked by regulators or minority shareholders.

Telecommunication

We were retained by a leading provider of wireless messaging and information services to provide various valuation services for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.