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Three cheers again for the ValuAdder engineering team for their outstanding work on the all new ValuAdder V7 product. Designed on top of the leading edge Scala and Java technology, ValuAdder V7 brings an important new valuation tool in 2012 – the employee stock option (ESO) valuation system. Hull-White binomial model for ESO valuation The… Continue Reading



ValuAdder engineering and marketing experts have teamed together to hit a major milestone right on schedule – the release of our latest business valuation software – ValuAdder V5.5. Completely reviewed, updated and current for 2011, ValuAdder V5.5 gives you a powerful, easy-to-use yet comprehensive business valuation system. The entire product has been fine-tuned to help… Continue Reading


To complement the support for the USPAP and AICPA SSVS No 1 standards, the ValuAdder team has added compliance with the International Valuation Standards (IVS) to our flagship business valuation and reporting solutions, ValuAdder 5 and Report Builder 3. IVS adoption as the national business valuation standard Adoption of the IVS as the national valuation… Continue Reading


Yet another key milestone for the ValuAdder team – the latest version of the Business Valuation Report Builder tool has been released. Comply with all major business appraisal standards Just in time for the upcoming publication of the International Valuation Standards in September 2010, Report Builder V3.0 incorporates a number of important changes aimed at… Continue Reading


Over the recent years we have compiled a wealth of resources on private business valuation and made them freely available to business people and professional advisors like yourself right on this website. Determining the value of private businesses and professional practices has always been a challenge – both for business people and professionals. Despite the… Continue Reading


ValuAdder software development team has done it again: ValuAdder 5, our latest business valuation product, is now released for general availability! Now in its fifth generation, ValuAdder has served over 15,000 business people and professional advisor customers world-wide. Business valuation on a computer system of your choice Combining the latest advances in business valuation methodology… Continue Reading



We put a lot of work into our business valuation products – so that you can stay ahead of the latest economic changes. If you need an accurate, defensible business appraisal, the latest release of ValuAdder 4.5 gives you the tools for the job: A set of business valuation methods based on all three approaches: Asset, Income, and Market. A streamlined… Continue Reading



One of the greatest strengths of ValuAdder business valuation software is that it evolves continuously to respond to our customer needs. Our latest product release, ValuAdder V4.0.5 is no exception – by popular demand we have added the following new features: Business valuation Rules of Thumb Tab now provides the standard SIC and NAICS industry classification codes… Continue Reading


ValuAdder raises the bar once again on business valuation software with the latest V4.0 edition. Now in its 4th generation, ValuAdder has helped thousands of small business people and professional advisors world-wide to determine the value of their businesses and structure successful business acquisitions. The secret of success? Listening to our customer needs, using the… Continue Reading


If you plan to buy or sell an online business, you will be glad to know that the market for privately owned Web based companies is alive and well. In addition to many individual business buyers, Internet businesses often attract larger players – corporate buyers and private equity investors. Such business buyers can pay a premium… Continue Reading


AICPA has finally done it! After years of work, the latest Statement on Standards for Valuation Services (SSVS No. 1) has been adopted as of January 1, 2008. While upholding the substance of the earlier USPAP business valuation and reporting standards, SSVS No.1 introduces several new definitions and requirements for professionally prepared business appraisals. Business… Continue Reading