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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.  

John Bass Joins Legal Management Consulting Practice

Former operational executive for the Central Intelligence Agency’s National Clandestine Service has joined Duff & Phelps.

Duff & Phelps Named Best North American Cybersecurity Services Provider by Hedgeweek
The awards celebrate the achievements of hedge fund managers and service providers over the last 12 months and is based on readership votes.

Insights

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.

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.

Transfer Pricing Times: Amazon's Luxembourg Business Becomes European Commission's Latest Illegal State Aid Target
In this edition: the European Commission issued its state aid ruling against Amazon, the U.S. Department of the Treasury released the "Second Report to the President on Identifying and Reducing Regulatory Burdens" and much more.