Valuation Issues in the UK and Europe

Considering a business transaction in the UK or Europe? A variety of valuation-related issues are relevant to your decision-making process.

Browning, Mellen Published in On Balance Magazine

Monitoring value should be done in any economic environment, but the urgency to do so is greater when an economic upswing is several years old.


A PE-sponsored cloud based provider granted equity compensation incentives to executives. To comply with financial reporting requirements of Accounting Standards Codification 718 (ASC 718), the provider engaged VRC to determine the fair value of the issued units.

Recent Engagements: Fairness & Solvency Opinions

VRC is proud to share a list of recently completed fairness & solvency opinion engagements and thank our clients for allowing us to serve their needs.

Larry Van Kirk

Mr. Van Kirk¬†is a practice leader for closely-held company valuations (estate, FLP, Section 409A) and financial reporting related valuations (ASC 805, ASC 350/360, ASC 718).…

Parag Patel

Mr. Patel supports the alternative investment community with quality valuations of illiquid and hard-to-value assets for BDCs, banks, credit funds, hedge funds and venture capital…

Christopher Krapfl

Mr. Krapfl specializes in valuations of capital stock, business enterprises, and intangible-assets for financial reporting and tax purposes. In addition, he is involved in developing…

Bryan Browning

Qualified in both real estate valuations and value-related financial analysis, Mr. Browning currently devotes most of his time to valuations of intellectual property, capital stock,…

Solvency & Capital Adequacy Opinions

An expert opinion that concludes a company’s financial stability in a leveraged transaction

Industry Update: U.S. Dividend Recapitalizations

Read VRC’s Industry Update on U.S.¬†Dividend Recapitalizations for trends in deal volume, trends in deals by industry, sector performance and more.