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Archive for September, 2015

The rules applied by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) extend to some pretty important business assets: Software Patented technology Trade secrets Databases Patents have been valued for quite a while and their valuation presents no problems. Royalty income streams from licensing comparable intellectual property assets are the basis of valuing your patent portfolio. However,… Continue Reading


Take a look at the public capital markets, and one thing becomes immediately obvious: the higher the shares turnover for a given company, the higher its valuation tends to be. This is because investors love liquidity, i.e. the ability to trade business ownership interests quickly, with minimal costs, and at a predictable price. Smaller companies… Continue Reading