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Josh Benn Quoted in BBC News
Josh comments on the growing industry, stating "Now we're seeing businesses focused on grilled cheese dishes expanding, and it's become a fashionable food trend in the U.S. and beyond."

Duff & Phelps Quoted in the WSJ: Energy Sector’s Goodwill Impairments Slump as Oil Prices Rebound
The amount and number of goodwill impairments recorded by the energy sector declined dramatically in 2016 as crude oil prices recovered from 12-year lows, according to the Duff & Phelps 2017 U.S. Goodwill Impairment Study.

Duff & Phelps Managing Directors Named Leading Women in Transfer Pricing
Three managing directors in the firm's Transfer Pricing Services practice – Jill Weise, Susan Fickling-Munge and Michelle Johnson –  have been recognized as leading transfer pricing practitioners worldwide in the 2017 Women in Business Law by Euromoney's Expert Guides.  

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2017 U.S. Goodwill Impairment Study
Now in its ninth year of publication, the 2017 U.S. Goodwill Impairment Study (the “2017 Study”) continues to examine general and industry goodwill impairment trends of 8,400+ U.S. publicly-traded companies through December 2016.

Important Information on Natural Disaster and Property Claim Support
One of the required duties is to prepare a complete inventory of damaged personal property, showing the quantity, description, replacement cost and /or actual cash value amount of the loss.

Duff & Phelps' U.S. Equity Risk Premium Recommendation Decreased from 5.5% to 5.0%
Based upon current market conditions, Duff & Phelps is decreasing its U.S. Equity Risk Premium recommendation from 5.5% to 5.0%. The 5.0% ERP guidance is to be used in conjunction with a normalized risk-free rate of 3.5% when developing discount rates as of September 5, 2017 and thereafter, until further guidance is issued.