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Duff & Phelps to Sponsor the IVAS-IVSC Business Valuation Conference in Singapore
Duff & Phelps is a proud sponsor of the IVAS-IVSC Business Valuation Conference that will be held on October 11 in Singapore. This year, the conference brings together a strong line-up of experts including Sir David Tweedie, Chairman of the International Valuation Standards Council.

Srividya Gopalakrishnan Is a Speaker at the 21st ASEAN Valuation Association Congress
Srividya Gopalakrishnan, Managing Director in the Valuation Advisory practice at Duff & Phelps, is a featured speaker at the 21st ASEAN Valuers Association (AVA) Congress, held from September 24-26 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. She will share her views as part of the panel discussion on “How a Tech Unicorn Creates Value.”

Srividya Gopalakrishnan Discusses the Recent Xiaomi IPO Listing on Channel News Asia
Srividya Gopalakrishnan, Managing Director in the Valuation Advisory Services practice, shared her views on the Xiaomi IPO listing in Hong Kong on July 10, 2018. She shared that investor interest in the IPO was strong given the company managed to get half a billion dollars worth of investments from seven mega investors in addition to pre- IPO funding from angel investors.

Insights

Duff & Phelps Publishes Transaction Trail 2017
In 2017, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia recorded total deal activity valued at over US$130 billion spread across 1,420 deals, with over 20 transactions valued at more than a billion dollars each. Globally, about 36,700 deals valued at over US$2.8 trillion were registered in the same period.

Market Alert: The Importance of Prompt Regulatory Filings
From May 2016 to July 2017, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) took enforcement action against 3 fund managers for late regulatory filings.

Private Placements Valuation
Private Placements are securities, such as common stock, warrants, bonds, not sold via a public offering but privately to a selected number of investors. In the United States, these securities do not have to be registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), as they are sold directly to the private market and not to the general public.