WHAT IS A SPAC? A SPAC (special purpose acquisition company) raises capital through the initial public offering (IPO) for the purpose of acquiring an existing operating company. Generally, a SPAC is formed by a group of sponsors, well-known investors or private equity firms. It became a preferred way for them to take private companies
Since different ICO / STO has different characteristics, such as the technology adopted, underlying business that backs the ICO / STO, investment and financing structures etc. Valtech has a professional team which possess valuation expertise across different industries.
Given the uncertainties associated with valuation of biotech enterprises, valuers can put stronger effort in benchmarking. A solid pool of comparable listed companies and comparable transaction will be highly useful to support valuation assumptions at different clinical trial phase.
Why Consider ESG in Valuation? Different environmental disasters, social unrest and the governance amid COVID-19 makes ESG reports more important to value a company. In order to increase comparability of ESG reports, different institutions include the IFRS foundation, the CFA Institute and the EFRAG are now considering to develop a global reporting standard for
Lessees no longer make a distinction between finance leases and operating leases. All material leases will be treated as finance leases. The lessees will now recognize interest cost and depreciation of the leased asset, rather than operating lease expenses.