The iiBV, IVSC, RICS and ASA present: Valuing Financial Instruments Webinar


October 3, 2019

Toronto, CANADA – The iiBV, in collaboration with the International Valuation Standards Council, (IVSC), Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and the American Society of Appraisers (ASA),  is pleased to present “Valuing Financial Instruments” featuring a global panel of renowned international experts: Justin Burchett, Managing Director, Stout New York, Srividya Gopalakrishnan, Managing Director and Southeast Asia Leader, Duff & Phelps, Singapore, Kumar Dasgupta, Technical Director of Financial Instruments, IVSC London and Nicolas Burdeau, Partner, Deloitte, Paris. Moderated by Michael Badham, iiBV Executive Director, this webinar explores the complexity of Financial Instruments on a global basis. After watching this webinar, the viewer will be able to answer questions such as:

  • What are the goals and plans of the IVSC Financial Instruments Board with respect to valuation standards for financial instruments?
  • What is the current state of regulation and guidance involved with valuing financial instruments worldwide?
  • Current issues, topics and techniques used in valuing financial instruments

“Providing professionals with a better understanding of the valuation of financial instruments enables confident trade, investment and economies. This is an excellent webinar and we look forward to working with our partners again in the future,” said Neil Shah, Managing Director for RICS in the Americas. “This represents a great collaboration among ASA, RICS, IVSC and iiBV, helping our profession become globally connected to best practices” said Johnnie White, CEO/Executive Vice President at ASA. “We are pleased to contribute to the iiBV’s webinar series and to help raise awareness of the latest developments in financial instruments valuation. This is an important topic for the global valuation profession and this webinar offers a great context for further discussion and debate on the issue” said Nick Talbot, Chief Executive, IVSC.

 iiBV webinars present the professional views of some of the most senior business valuer practitioners worldwide on current issues facing the profession. You can access the Financial Instruments webinar and many other free webinars by visiting our iiBV Webinars page:


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Michael Badham, Executive Director

International Institute of Business Valuers (iiBV)

Phone:             (416) 407-4324