August 2005

Business Valuation: Down with DCF?

Among the business valuation methods, the discounted cash flow (DCF) method has gotten a bad rap. At best, it is criticised for being based on sand, i.e. based on forecast data that are uncertain in principle. At worst, it is suspected of serving the desired result by adjusting one or the other components of the method, namely future cash flows and discount rates. In short, the DCF method is inherently subjective and easily manipulated.

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Infrastructure assets across North America are aging and in urgent need of better operation and maintenance (O&M) practices. The traditional challenges with O&M are accentuated by recent disruptions of the status quo, with emerging challenges including the higher degre...

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October 2022

Accuracy advises Banque des Territoires (Cais...

Accuracy provided financial advisory services for Banque des Territoires (Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations) and RATP Capital Innovation in the context of strengthening their majority stake in the capital of the company. ...