The Current State of Goodwill & Impairments

A video discussion about corporate goodwill, goodwill impairment, and financial analysis techniques that aid in determining if a business combination is living up to performance expectations.

First, Do No Harm

Opinion: The FASB is soliciting feedback on whether and how to further simplify the accounting for goodwill and intangible assets for public companies. This may be setting off down a harmful course of accounting treatment.

DACH & European Capital Market Study

The latest editions of the DACH Capital Market Study and the European Capital Market Study are now available from our international affiliate partner, ValueTrust.

Patel, Falcon, Mellen and Pumphrey to Present at Joint ASA Conference

The joint ASA conferences will feature sessions and social events that will provide attendees the opportunity to expand their global professional network and explore the latest ideas, trends and best practices with fellow professionals in the valuation and appraisal communities.

Understanding Tax Amortization Benefit Considerations and the International Impact

Tax amortization benefit rules differ between countries, and they can also change over time.

Mainville Quoted in Private Funds CFO

The International Private Equity Venture Capital Valuation Guidelines recently removed the at-investment cost as a stand-alone tool to calculate fair value, leaving GPs with a number of questions.

VRG Announces New Affiliation with ValueTrust Financial Advisors SE in DACH Countries

New VRG partnership with ValueTrust will deliver expert-based business valuation and financial advisory for our clients with a clear focus on sustainable solutions that are theoretically and legally sound.

Valuation Issues in the U.S.

Valuations in the U.S. are generally required around a transaction and can be grouped by needs for financial reporting, tax, or legal purposes, as well as for compliance or recurring regulatory purposes outside of a transaction.

Valuation Issues in Argentina

Argentina has five main valuation practice characteristics that companies must remain mindful of during the decision-making process when pursuing business transactions in the country.

Valuation Issues in Brazil

When it comes to business combinations and asset acquisitions, Brazilian standards require the determination of the fair value assets and liabilities at their acquisition date.