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Jason Elmer Featured in Financier Woldwide's Cybersecurity Roundtable
Cyber security is becoming more and more significant for companies across all industries, as a result of companies’ reliance on business technologies, combined with the increased sophistication of cyber criminals and hackers.

Goodwill Impairments Double - Duff & Phelps Quoted in CFO.com
Ongoing weakness in certain sectors and weakness in energy prices lead the way for a notable year for goodwill impairments.

Shiv Mahalingham Published in Chief Executive Officer
Recent OECD guidance and front-line audit experience has confirmed the importance of designing a transfer pricing policy that ticks as many boxes as possible in as many locations as possible despite the fact that the underlying economic analysis may point to a different result.

Insights

Duff & Phelps Decreases U.S. Normalized Risk-Free Rate from 4.0% to 3.5%
Based on declining real interest rates and long term growth estimates for the U.S. economy, we are lowering the U.S. normalized risk-free rate from 4.0% to 3.5% when developing discount rates as of November 15, 2016 and thereafter, until further guidance is issued.

Healthcare Services Sector Update - December 2016
The S&P Healthcare Services Index increased 1.2% over the past month, underperforming the S&P 500, which increased 1.8% over the same period. 

Transfer Pricing Times: Volume XIII, Issue 8
On December 15th the IRS and Treasury released final regulations under Section 367 titled the “Treatment of Certain Transfers of Property to Foreign Corporations”.