BV Research™ Presents Free Webinar on “The New Minority Share Exchanges: What They Mean for Private Company Value and Strategy”

Published on 07 Nov, 2011

In an hour-long discussion, an all-star panel of experts will share their views on the impact of the new minority share exchanges on June 7, 2011

New York: December 31, 2010 - BVResearch, a partnership between Business Valuation Resources (“BVR”) and Aranca, is hosting a free webinar on June 7, on how the new and emerging minority share exchanges will influence the valuations of private companies in the long term.

BVResearch has assembled an exclusive panel of leading experts to debate on how the SEC’s recent review of private company share restrictions could have a strategic impact on the operation and valuation of private enterprises. The panel will share their thoughts on the emergence of alternative new markets that will influence valuations, compliance, the cost and raising of capital, exit strategies and more.

The panel comprises:

  • Jeff Thomas, SVP of Sales, Second Market
  • Susan Casey, Founder Square 1 Bank
  • Neil Beaton, Director Valuation Services, Grant Thornton
  • Chip Lion III, Partner, Morrison Foerster
  • Larry Lenihan, CEO, FirstMark Capital

The webinar will shed light on possible changes that could alter both the liquidity and marketability of private company shares.

Webinar details are as under:

Date: Thursday, June 7, 2011
Time: 10:00am-11:00am PT / 1:00pm-2:00pm ET

BVResearch provides investment, business and intellectual property research to public and private companies. Talking about the event, Lisa M. Davis, Vice President, Sales & Strategic Alliances, Aranca, said, “As a business research and valuation services firm, we are in a unique position to assist our clients in understanding the strategic importance of these new avenues of liquidity. This event should shed some light on the opportunities and challenges of these instruments. We are excited to be the host of this event.”

David Foster, CEO of BVR, a leader in providing private company transaction and other data used by financial analysts worldwide, commented further, “BVResearch can help private companies navigate these new avenues by delivering research analysis and insight which will help guide a company’s strategic decision process.”


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