COVID-19 and Portfolio Securities Valuation: Understanding the Impacts on Credit Spread

While secondary indexes are good barometers of investor sentiment and market trends, the levels reflected may not fully reflect company fundamentals and deal pricing, reflecting the new normal in a COVID-19 economic environment.

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?

VRC’s Sarit Rapport Named President of NY Appraiser Society

Rapport, a member of VRC’s Portfolio Valuation Group and has served on the ASA’s board for several years, was elected president last fall.

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…

Balynsky Appointed to AICPA’s FinREC

Mr. Balynsky has been appointed as the Valuation Observer to the AICPA’s Financial Reporting Executive Committee.

Pablo Alfaro

Mr. Alfaro specializes in valuing complex securities including options, warrants, convertible bonds, and preferred and common stock in privately-held companies. He has extensive experience valuing…

Charles Sapnas Discusses Rollover Equity Structures in Private Equity Deals

Rollover equity is a common element of purchase consideration used by PE investors. It is also a complex structure with important valuation implications.

Understanding Collateralized Loan Obligations

CLO vehicles are the lifeblood that helps keep the syndicated loan market humming.

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.