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Review of Option-based Models for Discount for Lack of Marketability

 Review of Option-based Models for Discount for Lack of Marketability
CPE Credit

Program Type: Recorded Webinar (Audio, PPT Presentation)
Program Level: Basic
Prerequisites: Previous training or experience with the fundamentals of the subject matter.
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: One (1) Hour
Fields of Study: Finance
Item Number: 16PBV0810
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $80.00
Program Description

This webinar will review the option-based models for calculating a discount for lack of marketability (DLOM): Longstaff, Finnerty, Ghaidarov, Chaffe, and LEAPS. It will discuss the differences among the models and their assumptions and their applications for DLOM. It will calculate DLOM for restricted stock transactions, and compare the calculated DLOMs with the DLOMs observed for the restricted stocks.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Explain the concept of using an option-based model to calculate DLOM
- List the various option-based models to calculate DLOMs
- Analyze the differences among the option-based DLOM models
- Calculate DLOMs using the various option-models
Indicate which models are more appropriate for different situations

Who Should Attend

Valuation professionals, CPAs, CFOs


Daniel McConaughy, PhD, ASA
Dr. Dan McConaughy is editor of the Business Valuation Review; Professor of Finance at the David Nazarian College of Business and Economics at California State University Northridge; and a director in Valuation Services at Crowe
Horwath, LLP. He has published extensively in academic finance and practitioner valuation journals. Dr. McConaughy has presented at the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts™ (NACVA®) and ASA conferences as well
as in webinars related to valuation.

Vincent Covrig, PhD, CFA
Dr. Vincent Covrig is a director in the Valuation Services practice at Crowe Horwath LLC. He has over nine years of experience in the valuation of fixed income securities, financial derivatives, compensation awards, enterprise valuation
and allocation models, and contingent considerations. Mr. Covrig often employs binomial and Monte Carlo modeling; and performs research and custom derivatives pricing in Bloomberg. He has presented at ASA and NACVA conferences,
teaches classes at the university, and has published more than a dozen papers in top academic and practitioner journals.