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About BDO’s VBA Webinar Series

Each webinar in our series will be led by our senior Valuation & Business Analytics professionals and provide relevant insights and knowledge applicable to a variety of key team members in both public and private companies. One (1) hour of CPE may be earned for each of the four events. on additional webinars in our upcoming series, which will cover the following topics: Understanding P3 / Infrastructure Opportunities and Franchise Valuation. Please note: Each course is complimentary, but registration is required.
 

Upcoming Webinar:

 
Managing Risk Through Independent Price Verification Webinar







 
 

Course 10: Managing Risk Through Independent Price Verification

Feedback from regulatory and audit examinations has highlighted that there is a need for financial institutions to revisit their current Independent Price Verification (IPV) framework to help ensure these processes and procedures are both effective and compliant in the current economic environment. What are the key pillars/concepts of Independent Price Verification? What aspects of the IPV process are regulators focusing on and how can organizations/financial institutions stay compliant? Join our Valuation & Business Analytics practice to learn more about these topics as well as the benefits of a robust IPV process from a risk management perspective. The speakers will also explore the importance of developing a valuation uncertainty framework as well as methods for valuing whole loans and securitized products.


 
 

Archived Webinars:

 
Capital Structure Optimization Webinar







 
 

Course 5: Capital Structure Optimization

What is the ideal financing mix for a company? How can a company achieve an optimal balance between leverage and return from a market investor’s perspective? Join BDO’s Valuation & Business Analytics practice for a comprehensive approach that involves the consideration of a firm’s dynamic cost of capital and credit quality, all while analyzing current capital market conditions. The discussion will cover best practices in assessing the impacts of various debt levels on a company’s operating cash flows, capital constrains, and strategic options available with each leverage scenario.  


 
 
Real Estate Valuation Webinar







 
 

Course 6: Real Estate Valuation

What are the key elements in the valuation of real estate for the most commonly encountered property types? Join our Valuation & Business Analytics practice to uncover the most common methodologies, and more importantly, the pitfalls of flawed methodology. We will discuss the qualifications for performing a real estate valuation and explain the potential penalties for flawed or unqualified appraisals. We will also address valuations prepared for Financial Reporting and Accounting Support engagements as well as valuations for Wealth Transfer Taxation, Feasibility Studies, Workouts and Litigation Support. In addition, our webinar will include local commentary from select U.S. cities. 


 
  
Healthcare Valuation Webinar







 
 

Course 7: Healthcare Valuation

In this webinar, we’ll discuss the current state of the industry and how it is impacting the valuation of healthcare entities. We’ll cover updates in the market and regulatory environment since the global pandemic was declared in March 2020 along with analyst views of the current outlook. Value drivers often change when an industry is greatly impacted as it has been with healthcare. Identifying those key value drivers will continue to be critical both for business owners and their advisors. Join BDO’s Valuation & Business Analytics practice as we discuss these items as well as other valuation considerations for healthcare entities.

 
Valuation in the Life Sciences Sector Webinar







 
 

Course 8: Valuation in the Life Sciences Sector

Whether negotiating a licensing deal, raising a financing round, preparing for an IPO, or negotiating the acquisition of a company or an asset, valuation influences almost all aspects of a life sciences company’s operations. Join BDO’s Valuation & Business Analytics practice to gain a better understanding of (i) how valuation impacts life sciences companies; (ii) typical valuation approaches, methods, and techniques used by investors, advisors, and life sciences executives; and (iii) the key drivers and assumptions underlying the valuation process.

 
Capital Structure Optimization Webinar







 
 

Course 9: LIBOR Transition is Underway

The phase out of LIBOR as a primary benchmark index rate is scheduled to begin in the U.S. at the end of December 2021, with 1-week and 2-month tenors expiring first. Given the large undertaking, transition from LIBOR is already underway for many companies. Join speakers from our Valuation practice who will give an update on market developments for the LIBOR transition process, discuss developments around the adoption of the Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR) and provide project planning insights and considerations to help with organizational challenges.

Who Should Attend?

  • CEOs
  • Board of Directors
  • Controllers
  • CFOs / Deputy CFOs
  • Treasurers
  • Finance Executives
  • Internal Auditors
  • Operations Officers
  • Risk Officers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Lenders / Banks
  • Large Corporations
  • Private Equity Firms
  • Acquisitive Companies
  • Institutional Investors
  • Hedge Funds
  • Asset Managers
  • Venture Capital Firms
  • REITs
  • Wealth Managers
  • Advisors
  • Corporate Attorneys
  • Healthcare Consultants
  • Life Sciences Industry Professionals
  • Life Sciences Consultants
 
 

Presenters:

Sudip Chatterjee, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Matthew Foley, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Ernest De Lachica, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Manny Ngan, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Steven Kurtz, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Virginia Schnippel, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Kevin Wharton, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Jason Zeman, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Mike Lapham, Senior Manager, R&D Tax Credits, BDO USA 
 

 

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