Trends Reports for Attorneys
This quarterly report summarizes transaction multiples data for the 12-month period ending December 31, 2016. Our goal is to provide business owners and executives, attorneys, auditors, tax advisors, wealth managers, and other professional advisors with a better understanding of current M&A trends. Download report
This quarterly report summarizes transaction multiples data for the 12-month period ending June 30, 2016. To enhance the data, we’ve outlined a few ways that Charter helps attorneys strengthen client relationships. Our goal is to provide you with a better understanding of current trends and options available to you. Download report
For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2015, overall transaction multiples in the middle market remained comparable with the previous trailing period. Industries enjoying the highest multiples during 2015 included Manufacturing and Finance/Insurance/Real Estate. Download report
For the 12-month period ending September 30, 2015, overall transaction multiples in the middle market were slightly lower than the previous trailing period. Transactions with an enterprise value over $75 million bucked the trend, however, with increased multiples reported in manufacturing, wholesale/retail, finance, and services. Download report
For the 12-month period ending June 30, 2015, transaction multiples in the middle market remain strong. The highest multiples were in finance/insurance/real estate. For companies with an enterprise value of more than $25 million, reported dealflow was strongest in manufacturing. Download report
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Our Valuation Team
Charter’s valuation services practice is led by Christine Baker, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA. Members of our valuation team have earned highly regarded professional credentials including Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) of the American Society of Appraisers, Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. These credentials, which require years of experience in the discipline of business valuation and appraisal, demonstrate our commitment to upholding rigorous standards of professionalism, expertise, objectivity, and integrity.