Monte Carlo Simulations and Golf’s 2020 FedEx Cup

Just for fun, guest author, Dwight Grant, illustrates the use of probability simulation versus the “what if” scenarios of golf’s upcoming FedEx Cup.

NFL Team Options: Value and Risk

The principles developed in valuing common stock options can provide insight into what sports contracts are worth and how they affect risk.

A 50-Year Vintage: Great for wines, but not valuation (Opinion)

A prudent recap and opinion on the proposed steps the SEC is taking toward modernizing fund valuation guidance.

SEC Proposes Rule Modernizing Fund Valuation Guidance

The SEC has Proposed Rule 2-a5, which will update its fund valuation guidance for the first time in 50 years, establishing a board’s responsibilities as it pertains to a fund’s determination of their investments.

Valuation in Times of Uncertainty

Webcast Replay: What valuation impacts are companies feeling as a result of the market and economic disruptions created by the COVID-19 pandemic?

Sarit Rapport

Ms. Rapport is part of the portfolio valuation group specializing in valuations of privately-held debt securities, equity securities, CLO debt securities, CLO equity securities, and…

2019 in Review: Private Debt

Metrics summarizing 2019 activity in the private debt environment.

Dwight Grant

In his role as Senior Advisor to VRC, Mr. Grant advises VRC and clients on the valuations of financial instruments, derivatives, and complex securities related…

Private Credit Players Taking AICPA Guidelines, Growing Market Pressures In Stride

Market participants embrace best practice guidance, adjust policies accordingly. But the AICPA’s best practices are not without challenges and intricacies for the private debt and private credit professional.

Lucy Lee

Ms. Lee specializes in business enterprise valuations, purchase price allocations, goodwill impairment testing, and securities valuations for financial and reporting and tax purposes. Ms. Lee…