This CPE course covers the basic concepts, theory, and application of business valuation. Real-life case studies will test and enhance your understanding of the concepts presented throughout the course.
This course will prepare you to:
Identify the basics of the valuation process, its applicability to certain types of engagements, and the various methods of valuation.
Recognize the many questions that arise during a valuation study.
Users and practitioners of business valuations
Business valuation standards
Items necessary to prepare an engagement letter
Appraisal principles and theory
Developing forecasts for business valuations
The market approach to valuation
The asset-based approach to valuation
The income approach to valuation
Premiums and discounts to valuation
Preparing a valuation report
Who Will Benefit?
Financial and nonfinancial professionals participating in improving the decision-making process, internal operations, budgeting and forecasting, allocation of capital funds and the acquisition or divestiture of assets and businesses
Advance Preparation: None
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Enhanced On-Demand Format
This enhanced on-demand format features audio and voice narration to keep you actively engaged with the course content. Additionally, updated course navigation allows you to easily move throughout the material. For your convenience, a PDF version of the text manual is included for download to use as a reference guide.