Valuation Hot Topics
Valuation Hot Topics

Valuation Hot Topics

Webcast Overview:

Filed Under: Broad transactions

KPMG professionals discuss valuation topics including private equity and venture capital investments, inventory in business combinations, and the impact of US tax reform. These are topics that are front and center in valuation industry discussions. 


  • Fair value measurement (ASC 820)
  • Business combinations (805)
  • Goodwill and other (ASC 350)
  • Investment Management and Funds (ASC 946)
  • Income taxes (ASC 740)

Key impacts

  • Highlights of the recently exposed working draft of the AICPA Accounting and Valuation Guide, “Valuation of Portfolio Company Investments of Venture Capital and Private Equity Funds and Other Investment Companies.”
  • Concept of calibration and its importance in fair value measurement
  • Top-down and bottom-up inventory valuation methods 
  • Interrelationship between inventory and intangible asset values
  • Valuation implications of US tax reform

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Featured speakers

BJ Orzechowski

BJ Orzechowski

Partner, Economic & Valuation Services, KPMG US

+1 212-872-4459
Milind Shah

Milind Shah

Principal, Economic & Valuation Services, KPMG US

+1 202-533-8984
Fred Betz

Fred Betz

Managing Director, Economic & Valuation Services, KPMG US

+1 212-872-7880
Anna Mazover

Anna Mazover

Senior Manager, Valuation Services, KPMG US

+1 212-872-6778



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