News

Gregory Burkart Quoted in the WSJ Regarding Amazon's Search for a Second Headquarter Location
Amazon announced that it plans to invest over $5 billion to build a second headquarters in North America that will employ up to 50,000 workers. Incentives offered from the state and local governments will be a significant factor in the company's decision, and competition to attract Amazon will be fierce. 

Duff & Phelps 2017 Report on Indian Premier League Brand Values - Indicates 26% Growth in Business Value
The report highlights the evolution of the IPL since its inception in 2008 and its steadily expanding foothold on the global sporting scene.

Duff & Phelps Strengthens Consumer M&A Advisory Practice With Addition of Brian Little in Los Angeles
Little joins Duff & Phelps from Imperial Capital, where he served as a managing director in the Consumer Investment Banking Group. Prior to Imperial Capital, Little was a director at FocalPoint Partners.

Insights

Transfer Pricing Times: U.S. Tax Court's Conclusion on the Cancellation of Eaton's APAs
On July 26, 2017, the U.S. tax court issued a memorandum, Eaton Corporation and Subsidiaries vs. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, T.C. Memo 2017-147, concluding that the cancellation by the IRS of advance pricing agreements ("APAs") was abuse of discretion.

Valuation Insights: Third Quarter 2017
Learn the genesis of the new Certified in Entity and Intangibles Valuation ("CEIV") Credential that was introduced this year by three of the Valuation Professional Organizations to enhance the transparency, quality and consistency of valuations for financial reporting purposes.

Building Products and Materials Industry Insights - Q3 2017
The housing market remained strong in 1H 2017 as sales of new and existing homes reached their highest annual pace since 2007. A healthy economy, strong consumer confidence levels and low mortgage rates are driving buyer demand.