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 - Summer 2017
There were 773 Canadian companies sold during the first half of 2017, which remained relatively flat compared to the same period last year. Canadian transactions were predominately domestic as 549 deals were acquired by a Canadian company in 1H 2017.

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.