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ESG Valuation Considerations – Top Down or Bottom Up?

Value Scope

The challenge is that it is difficult to value things that are not clearly defined and measured, with some sort of consensus. Intangible asset valuation concepts can and should be applied to unique ESG cash flows. Do ESG programs impact firm value? Intangible assets lack physical substance but are not financial assets.

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Approaches and Methodologies Considered When Appraising Your Business

BV Specialists

Under a “Capitalization of Earnings” approach, the appraiser will consider both historic and future income probability, based on a steady stream of revenue, and discount these streams to realize a net present value, while using appropriate rates of capitalization.

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ESG A Valuation Framework

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How do you justify making substantial investments and fundamental changes to corporate structures and culture without empirical evidence that it will make a direct impact on shareholder value, total shareholder return, net present value, and individual rates of return? . Do ESG programs impact firm value?

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The Role of Financial Projections in Business Valuation

Equilest

These projections are discounted back to their present value using an appropriate discount rate. The resulting net present value represents the estimated value of the business. Net Asset Value (NAV) Method Financial projections are also incorporated into the Net Asset Value method.