Duff & Phelps specializes in assisting clients with the valuation of alternative investments, specifically securities and positions for which there are no "active market" quotations.
The increased focus on independence and governance along with regulatory changes are forcing a wide range of alternative asset investors and managers, including private equity firms, hedge funds, business development companies, limited partners, corporations and pension and endowment funds to seek objective valuation advice. Independent reviews of fair value policies, procedures and results provide comfort to investors, fund administrators and accounting managers as well as auditors regarding the entity's valuation assessment.
Objective valuations for financial reporting, tax and management planning purposes.
Transaction Advisory Services
Seamless analytical advisory through the deal continuum, from transaction origination to closing.
Middle-market M&A advisory differentiated by industry expertise and superior deal execution.
Fairness and Solvency Opinions
Independent opinions for boards of directors and special committees.
Emergence through Fresh-Start Reporting
Are Broker Quotes Sufficient in Estimating Fair Value?
U.S. Security and Exchange Commission’s New Fund Valuation Framework Rule
The Duff & Phelps Created Value Attribution Whitepaper Series: Value Preservation in the Age of COVID-19: Assessment and Conveyance
David Larsen Shares Insights with Bloomberg Tax on Process Modernization for Equity Funds
Duff & Phelps Ranked No.1 for Portfolio Valuations by Leaders League
Ross Hostetter Discusses Valuation Challenges for Private Companies
Duff & Phelps’ Global Funds Survey on the Impact of COVID-19 on Investment Valuations was Quoted in Reuters