A definitive guide to valuing private equity investments fairly
The impetus for valuing and reporting assets is greater than ever. The FASB and IASB have harmonised and changed fair value rules, and regulations in the US and Europe mandate the application of the accounting standard known as ‘mark to market’ or ‘fair value’.
Written by Duff & Phelps, Private Equity Valuation is a must-have publication for all professionals buying, selling and valuing private equity assets. It provides fund managers and investors with valuable tools, practical guidance and illustrative examples on valuation techniques and nuances for various assets and scenarios. This is also a valuable guide for GPs seeking an insight into their investors’ fiduciary and regulatory pressures, and what a proactive LP is likely to require from GPs going forward.
Key features of this publication:
- Learn how to value assets fairly and why it’s essential
- Explanation of valuation nuances for investments in real estate, energy, shipping and management/GP companies
- Guidance on successfully valuing debt instruments and distressed transactions
- An A-Z guide of over 80 of the most common applications, from absolute return to waterfall analysis; plus much more
Who should read this guide?
- Institutional investors
- Investment advisers
- Valuation professionals