In an environment of increasingly complex fair value reporting standards and burgeoning regulatory scrutiny, Mercer Capital helps clients resolve financial reporting valuation issues successfully.

We have the capability to serve the full range of fair value valuation needs, providing valuation opinions that satisfy the scrutiny of auditors, the SEC, and other regulatory bodies.

We also have broad experience with fair value issues related to public and private companies, financial institutions, private equity firms, start-up enterprises, and other closely held businesses. National audit firms consistently refer financial reporting valuation assignments to Mercer Capital.

Our professionals are nationally recognized as leaders in the valuation industry, and hold the most rigorous credentialing designations including the CFA, ASA, and CPA, among others, which are representative of the highest standards in the valuation and accounting industries. Mercer Capital has the institutional capability to tackle even the most uncommon or complex fair value issues. We understand the sensitivity of financial reporting timing needs and meet your deadline on time, every time.

Financial Reporting Valuation Services

Goodwill Impairment Testing

Mercer Capital provides independent valuation services to help clients test and measure impairment of tangible and intangible assets including goodwill.

Portfolio Valuation Services

Mercer Capital provides portfolio valuation services for hedge funds, business development companies, private equity firms, and insurance companies. We work with the company and its Board of Directors, audit committees and fund administrators.

Purchase Price Allocation

Mercer Capital provides independent valuation opinions on the fair value of intellectual property and other intangible assets acquired in business combinations.

Equity-Based Compensation Valuation

Mercer Capital provides independent valuation of stock options, restricted stock units, stock appreciation rights and other equity-based compensation awarded to employees.

280G Golden Parachute Valuation

Mercer Capital provides independent valuation opinions to assist public companies with IRC Section 280G compliance.


Financial Reporting Flash

Mercer Capital’s Financial Reporting Flash provides quarterly commentary and insight on current developments in valuation for financial reporting.

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