Commercial valuation & expert reports

Commercial valuation and expert reports

Commercial valuation and expert reports

Through our extensive experience of the valuation and independent expert report process, we have developed a tailored approach to valuations and expert reports.

Our methodology and clear reporting style provides users of our reports with a detailed understanding of the key issues and assumptions that underpin our valuations.

Our experience includes:  Have a question about commercial valuation & expert reports? Contact us today!

We have extensive experience in undertaking valuations in relation to the following:

  • Independent expert reports
  • Merger and acquisitions
  • Funding and refinancing
  • Taxation, including taxation consolidation, stamp duty and capital gains tax
  • Purchase price allocation
  • Intangible assets
  • Litigation support
  • Employee share and option plans


Glyn Yates
National Head of Corporate Finance - Melbourne

E: [email protected]
T:+61 3 9286 8167

Andrew Clifford
Director - Melbourne

E: [email protected]
T:+61 3 9286 8214

Nadine Marke
Director - Perth

E: [email protected]
T:+61 8 9261 9375

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Valuations for Family Law Purposes – Common Issues

17 May 2022
The first step in any family law property settlement is to identify and value the assets belonging to each party. A business is an asset and its value either needs to be agreed upon between the parties or valued by a qualified expert.

The pitfalls of relying on Management Accounts in Business Valuations

15 February 2022
Garbage In = Garbage Out A valuation is the estimate of the price at which an asset would or should change hands between two well-informed parties.

Raising capital for your startup

7 January 2022
So, you’ve made the leap of faith to have a go at your own startup. 

How to Value your Allied Health Practice

14 December 2021
Prior to instructing a valuation for allied health practices, the 4 W’s need to be addressed:

Why government agencies must plan ahead to protect funding

23 November 2021
The events of the past 18 months have certainly proven how important it is for businesses in the private sector to plan ahead.

Obtaining an accurate business valuation quotation – a handy checklist

13 August 2021
We are often approached by phone or e-mail and asked to provide a business valuation quote with limited information on which to provide our quotation. 

How to value your business

12 May 2021
The process of business valuation takes time and requires you as a business owner, to understand your company inside out to ensure a solid foundation when looking to grow or exit your business.

Changes to Independent Expert Reports for Performance Shares

29 March 2021
On 28 August 2020, the Australian Securities Commission (ASX) released a revised Guidance Note 19 Performance Securities (GN19). 

Preparing a business for valuation

16 March 2021
A valuation determines the estimated amount for which an asset should exchange on the Valuation Date between a willing buyer and a willing seller, in an arms’ length transaction after proper marketing, wherein the parties had each acted knowledgeably, prudently, and without compulsion.

Accounting 101 for Family Lawyers

2 December 2020
Do you find yourself wading through financial documents and pondering the same accounting questions time and time again?

Can you undertake valuations in uncertain times?

10 November 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has created uncertainty for businesses and volatility in the global economy.

The impact of COVID-19 on the work of independent experts

14 May 2020
The significant volatility in local and global equity markets over the last few months clearly demonstrates the impact that COVID-19 is having on Australian companies.

10 tips to make your business transaction-proof

13 September 2018
Are you and your business ready to take the next step?

Directors shouldn’t second-guess asset values

6 July 2016
Regardless of their size, past acquisitions are coming back to haunt the financial statements of a growing number of ASX-listed companies.