The European Banking Authority (EBA) has this month published a Handbook on Valuation for Purposes of Resolution. The Handbook, which is addressed to central banks throughout the EU, seek to foster convergence and consistency in valuation practices as well as the interaction with independent valuers across the EU.
From football clubs to commercial banks, luxury fashion houses to countries – Brand Finance measures the strength and value of brands throughout the world.
Upon joining the IVSC earlier this month, we spoke to CEO and founder, David Haigh, to find out more about their work and the growing importance of brand in assessing and driving business value.
The IVSC has launched a consultatoin on new standards covering valuation of Non-Financial Liabilities. Feedback on the proposed new standard „IVS 220 Non-Financial Liabilities“ is sought by 1 April 2019
The IVSC caught up with Varun Pawar, Global Head of Bloomberg’s Evaluated Pricing Service (BVAL) to find out what trends are shaping the fixed income valuation space and how Bloomberg is supporting efforts to enhance global standards.
International investors into China are set to benefit after Shanghai Orient Appraisal Company joins IVSC and embraces International Valuation Standards (IVS).
Abu Dhabi Government has announced it will become the first emirate in the UAE to officially adopt International Valuation Standards (IVS) to its new rules and regulations for land and property valuations.
In spite of the rapid global growth of the sector, determining the value of a wind, solar, biomass or hydro energy project is no easy feat.
How do you achieve a realistic estimate of cash flow? What is an appropriate discount rate? And, how useful is the weighted average cost of capital (“WACC”) in determining a discount rate when required returns are measured against stock market performance?
The ASEAN Valuers Association (AVA) joined many national and regional bodies in supporting and adopting the International Valuation Standards at its 20th VA Congress held in Singapore from 11 to 13 September 2017. The event was organised by the Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers (SISV).
IVSC is pleased to announce the appointment of Ana Maria Elorrieta to its Board of Trustees.
Ms Elorrieta has over 35 years’ experience in accountancy having been a Partner at PwC in Brazil and was head of Risk and Quality in South America for the firm from 2003 to 2010 and in Brazil from 1997 to 2012. She has also served on the Board of IFAC and the IAASB, acted in different capacities for the Brazil Federal Accounting Council and was Chair of the Brazilian Institute of Independent Accountants.
In this article, Steven Sherman, former Chair of IVSC’s Standards Board, discusses the importance of harmonised valuation standards for the global economy, and looks back at IVSC’s review of the standards and the road to IVS 2017.