Avoiding Valuation Surprises in M&A

Not every company uses the same method for valuation. Recently, VRC and one of its key partners shared insight into their valuation “secret sauce.”

COVID-19: Event Timeline

Tracking the socioeconomic disruption of the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 and the Impact on Private Equity

The COVID-19 market dislocation could be compared, not only to the Great Recession, but also—inversely—to the “irrational exuberance” of the dot-com era.

Q1 2020 Economic Snapshots

Quick-hit visual summaries of the leading economic and financial indicators in major economic markets.

Bulls vs. Bears vs. COVID-19: How do Control Premiums Change?

In light of the current market downturn, can we anticipate the impact on control premiums? VRC analyzed the data.

Best Practices in Accounting for M&A Transactions (Part 2)

In the second episode of VRC’s video series, we discuss non-controlling interest in private equity deals and step acquisitions.

Best Practices in Accounting for M&A Transactions (Part 1)

In the first episode of VRC’s video series, we discuss determining the purchase price allocation in the deal, earnout structures, rollover equity, non-controlling interest in PE deals, and step acquisitions.

Hamilton to Lead Interactive Webinar on Earnouts

Registration is now open for VRC’s upcoming webinar: Learning the Language of Earnouts on March 24.

2019 in Review: Private Equity

Takeaways and observations from private equity market activity in 2019.

2019 in Review: Mergers & Acquisitions

Takeaways and observations from business combination deal activity in 2019.