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.

Access Our Global Network

A new website for the VRG international member firm network provides clients with a single source for sound expertise.

Goodwill Impairment: User Survey Summary

To better understand the needs and views of “users” of financial statements, VRC surveyed financial analysts, a group mainly comprised of CFA charterholders, who conduct fundamental analysis on public companies.

Goodwill Impairment: Preparer Survey Summary

We polled our clients for their thoughts on the current accounting for goodwill and intangible assets and have summarized our findings.

VRC and Calcbench Collaborate on Goodwill Impairment Video

VRC and Calcbench collaborate as part of an ongoing commitment to educating the industry on complex buy important financial measurement and reporting topics.

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.

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.

VRC to Participate in BVR Webinar

Mellen and Hamilton address luxury brand value and brand valuation.

Technology

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.