Duff & Phelps Hosts Private Equity Roundtable on Created Value Attribution

Location 55 East 52nd Street, 31st Floor

New York 10055

Calendar September 12, 2017

12:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Lunch will be served

Based on our empirical studies, conventional value attribution analysis in private equity leads to the wrong conclusion 50% of the time and does not sufficiently reveal whether a GP was accretive to LP returns. These issues have been further highlighted in the recent INSEAD whitepaper, Value Creation 2.0 and the ILPA whitepaper Limitations of the Value Bridge and How LPs Can Better Assess Value Creation, which have featured our new attribution methodology and findings.

Join the Duff & Phelps' Portfolio Valuation practice for an interactive roundtable discussion on the weaknesses of the traditional "value bridge" and how they are addressed by the Duff & Phelps Created Value Attribution (CVA) Framework. 

Register Now

Discussion topics include:

  • What the data tell us so far about value creation in private equity
  • How industry convention too often leads to wrong conclusions
  • How the CVA Framework can better communicate a GP's value-add and lead to better, more informed decisions for LPs
  • CVA case study highlights
  • Awareness of and adoption by the LP and GP communities
  • ILPA White Paper co-authored by the panelists
  • Academic recognition of our CVA Framework


  • Bob Clark, Director, Duff & Phelps


  • George Pushner, Ph.D, Director, Duff & Phelps
  • PJ Viscio, Managing Director, Duff & Phelps

Questions? Contact [email protected]

2017-09-12T00:00:00.0000000 0001-01-01T00:00:00.0000000 /insights/events/2017/created-value-attribution-new-york-september-12 event {B062D54C-1425-4A04-8F9F-95EA14068E6D} {5BF06FE7-E88C-4627-A701-3E042F076F1F} {65648E61-ED08-40DF-AEE6-DB90ABD49289}

Related Services

Duff & Phelps Valuation Advisory Services

Valuation Advisory

Valuation and consulting for financial reporting, federal, state and local tax, investment and risk management purposes.

Valuation Advisory
Duff & Phelps Valuation Advisory Services

Alternative Asset Advisory

Transparent valuations of illiquid investments and complex securities and liquidity solutions through secondary market transactions.

Alternative Asset Advisory
Duff & Phelps Valuation Advisory Services

Portfolio Valuation

Alternative investment valuation for private equity and hedge funds.

Portfolio Valuation

Case Studies