News

Duff & Phelps' Experts Contribute Chapter to International Arbitration 2017 Journal
In the chapter, Jenkins and Davidson underscore that, while arbitration has compelling advantages over litigation, it requires a high degree of foresight and planning to be successful. 

Gary Roland Quoted in Compliance Week: Valuation Specialists Rise to Financial Reporting Challenge
Companies can expect to see some shifting in how valuation specialists produce and document valuations underpinning financial statement assertions as the profession adapts to increasing demands for consistency.

Rosemary Fanelli Quoted in The Street: CFPB Faces More GOP Criticism, But Not Enough to Kill It
Rosemary Fanelli, Managing Director in the Compliance and Regulatory practice, was quoted in an article for The Street, a gripping piece on the current state of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Insights

Canadian M&A Insights Report - Winter 2018
Canadian M&A activity remained strong in 2017 with a 3.9% increase from 2016 in the number of companies sold, with a disclosed enterprise value totaling $88 billion. Canadian transactions were predominately domestic, with approximately 72% of deals completed by Canadian firms.

Valuation Insights: Third Quarter 2017
In this edition of Valuation Insights we discuss the genesis of the new Certified in Entity and Intangibles Valuation ("CEIV") Credential that was introduced this year by three of the Valuation Professional Organizations to enhance the transparency, quality and consistency of valuations for financial reporting purposes. 

What to Know Before Going into Arbitration
Managing Directors Scott Davidson and Carl Jenkins explain arbitration risks and trade-offs. In the chapter, Davidson and Jenkins underscore that, while arbitration has compelling advantages over litigation, it requires a high degree of foresight and planning to be successful.