Tom Angell, practice leader of WithumSmith+Brown’s Financial Services Group, outlines the AICPA’s new valuation guide and how managers can keep LPs and a vigilant SEC happy by mitigating financial reporting risk.
As the Abraaj case plays out in the criminal courts, the impact on private equity investors and the GP-LP relationship will become palpable.
Private equity valuations shouldn't feel a major impact from the new revenue recognition rules, writes PJ Patel, senior managing director and co-CEO of Valuation Research Corp. But valuation professionals should pay attention to certain accounting standards that are on the horizon.
The processes – and LPs’ interest in them – have evolved significantly over the past few years. Six experts tell pfm what the future holds.
Tax reform, the public market, outsourcing and the regulator are all factors that private funds managers will have to consider when it comes to their calculations.
One of the guide’s authors expect it to help improve the valuation process and be useful for regulators and auditors.
IPEV's latest revisions are not radical, but there are some significant substantive changes, writes Simon Witney
Valuations are coming under increasing scrutiny, with a new certification and a new benchmark. Here's what alternative asset firms may have to do.
The next 12 months are set to transform the valuations landscape for alternative investment funds.