Fair Value Accounting: A 2012 Update

Production Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2011 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
CLE Competence Issues, Substance Abuse, Mental Health Webcast
Greg Carlin
David Larsen
Stanley J. Feldman, Ph.D.
Mark L. Zyla CPA/ABV, CFA, ASA
Elizabeth Evans


Recording for this event is not available.

About Axiom Valuation Solutions

Axiom Valuation Solutions is nationally recognized financial security and business valuation firm based in Wakefield, Massachusetts. Axiom specializes in fair value pricing of highly illiquid fixed income securities, common and preferred equity, and derivatives. Our client base for these services includes hedge and private equity funds as well as institutional investors- endowments, pension plans, and foundations. Axiom provides valuation services to both private and public firms related to the valuation of intangibles assets and goodwill for financial reporting purposes and for tax-related purposes. Axiom also works with privately-held businesses around the country on valuations for business succession, gifting, and estate tax purposes.

About S&P Capital IQ Valuation Services

S&P Capital IQ Valuation Services provides investors with a cross-market approach to assessing risk and value in portfolios. We offer independent and transparent valuations across asset classes for global fixed income securities and complex illiquid instruments using both market-and model-based approaches. Clients use our evaluations to help monitor portfolios, calculate margin, analyze holdings, calculate net asset values and provide prices on client statements.

About Duff & Phelps

As a leading global independent provider of financial advisory and investment banking services, Duff & Phelps delivers trusted advice to our clients principally in the areas of valuation, transactions, financial restructuring, dispute and taxation. Our world class capabilities and resources, combined with an agile and responsive delivery, distinguish our clients’ experience in working with us. With offices in north America, Europe and Asia, Duff & Phelps is committed to fulfilling its mission to protect, recover and maximize value for its clients. The Duff & Phelps Portfolio Valuation team specializes in assisting private equity firms, hedge funds, business development companies and corporations as well as limited partners, institutional investors and endowments with the valuation of alternative investments, specifically securities and positions for which there are no “active market” quotations. Duff & Phelps also advises on valuation policy.

About Acuitas

Acuitas is an Atlanta, Georgia based consulting firm which provides value and decision consulting for a wide range of corporate financial and tax transactions. Our professionals have served hundreds of clients from Fortune 500 corporations to various closely held entities and professional practices with issues related to understanding value or assisting with matters in dispute. www.acuitasinc.com

About Analysis Group

Analysis Group provides economic, financial, and business strategy consulting to law firms, corporations, and government agencies. Through their work in thousands of cases across multiple industries, they have built a reputation for excellence by providing fact-based, thoughtful interpretation of complex legal and business issues.

Analysis Group was founded in 1981. Most of their nearly 500 professionals have advanced degrees in economics, law, finance, accounting, and business. They work with an extensive network of experts at leading universities to develop state-of-the-art analyses and insights for their clients. Their academic rigor, coupled with their commitment to teamwork, ensures that their clients receive the highest-caliber work product and service.

About S&P Capital IQ

Website: https://www.standardandpoors.com/

About Duff & Phelps, LLC

Website: https://www.duffandphelps.com/

About Axiom Valuation Solutions

Website: https://www.axiomvaluation.com/

About Acuitas, Inc.

Website: https://www.acuitasinc.com/

About Analysis Group, Inc.

Website: https://www.analysisgroup.com/