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4 August 2017

ValueTrust and the Institute for Accounting and Auditing of the Johannes Kepler University Linz release the fourth issue of the Austrian capital market report as per June 30, 2017.
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31 July 2017

ValueTrust Article in Corporate Finance, 07-08/2017: Takeover Report Deutschland 2017 [German].
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5 July 2017

Prof. Dr. Christian Aders is co-editor of the Handelsblatt Jahrbuch Unternehmensbewertung 2017.

19 June 2017

ValueTrust in the press: Börsen-Zeitung publishes the article: „Deal mit United Internet kommt bei Anlegern an“.
CFO André Driesen in the interview. BZ 19th June 2017, page 8.
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24 May 2017

ValueTrust acts as lead Carve-Out Advisor to Sunrise Group on the carve-out and sale of Swiss Towers AG
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12 May 2017

ValueTrust acts as valuation expert to the management board of Drillisch AG on the merger with 1&1 Telecommunication SE
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28 April 2017

This year’s 14th CFO-Forum in Stegersbach/Austria, themed ‘Digitalisation offers more opportunities than threats’, attracted 200 CFOs and financial experts. In a separate session Prof. Dr. Aders together with Mr. Mag. Hiesinger (CFO, Mondi AG) held a presentation on the topic ‘Cost of capital as link between M&A, fair value-accounting and performance measurement’. [German]
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28 April 2017

ValueTrust article in RWZ Recht und Rechnungswesen, 4/2017: Die Ermittlung von Eigenkapitalkosten durch die empirische Messung von impliziten Branchenrenditen – ein alternatives Kapitalkostenkonzept? [German]
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1 April 2017

ValueTrust strengthens its Vienna office with Marion Swoboda-Brachvogel
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28 March 2017

finexpert - ValueTrust German takeover report 2017.
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17 March 2017

Prof. Dr. Christian Aders writes guest contribution in Finance Magazin: New shareholder rights directive - Investors pay attention to the remuneration of the Management Board
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14 March 2017

ValueTrust acts as financial advisor to Wienerberger AG on the assessment of its value-based management system and target setting.
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23 February 2017

ValueTrust and the Institute for Accounting and Auditing of the Johannes Kepler University Linz release the third issue of the Austrian capital market report as per December 31, 2016.
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6 December 2016

ValueTrust article in Corporate Finance, special issue valuation, 12/2016: The compounding rate for the derivation of regular compensation payments (angemessener Ausgleich) of domination and profit loss transfer agreements
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18 October 2016

ValueTrust has been announced as independent expert (MAC clause) in the course of the public takeover offer of Braas Monier Builing Group S.A. by Standard Industries Inc.

30 August 2016

ValueTrust and the Institute for Accounting and Auditing of the Johannes Kepler University Linz release the second issue of the Austrian capital market report as per June 30, 2016.
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18 August 2016

Prof. Dr. Christian Aders is co-editor of the Handelsblatt Jahrbuch Unternehmensbewertung 2016.

13 July 2016

ValueTrust strengthens its Frankfurt office:
Thomas Kuehl joins ValueTrust from Baker Tilly Roelfs
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15 June 2016

ValueTrust article in RWZ Recht und Rechnungswesen, 6/2016 (Source: Publishing House LexisNexis Austria): Die implizite Marktrisikoprämie am österreichischen Kapitalmarkt [German]
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22 April 2016

ValueTrust acts as financial advisor to Telefónica Deutschland on the carve-out and sale of wireless towers to Telxius.
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15 April 2016

finexpert - ValueTrust German takeover report 2016.
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30 March 2016

ValueTrust and the Institute for Accounting and Auditing of the Johannes Kepler University Linz release the first issue of the Austrian capital market report as per December 31, 2015.
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8 March 2016

ValueTrust acts as an Independent Valuation Expert to BHF Kleinwort Benson in the proposed public takeover offer by FOSUN
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4 February 2016

ValueTrust acts as valuation expert to Bilfinger SE on its strategic reorganization
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7 December 2015

ValueTrust has been announced as independent expert (MAC clause) in the course of the public takeover offer of Deutsche Wohnen AG by Vonovia SE.

27 November 2015

ValueTrust hosted two events on this year’s EACVA Conference. A panel with professionals of the Banking, Advisory and Corporate world moderated by Prof. Dr. Aders discussed the current topics when valuing real estate companies.
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In a second event Prof. Dr. Aders and Prof. Dr. Schwetzler presented the first results of a takeover study analyzing public takeovers in Germany carried out by ValueTrust and HHL Leipzig
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2 November 2015

ValueTrust article in Corporate Finance 11/2015: New Rules for Taking Private in Germany and Implications on Takeover Strategy and Taking Private.
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3 September 2015

ValueTrust and finexpert present the first issue of the finexpert - ValueTrust German takeover report.
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1 June 2015

ValueTrust acts as independent valuation expert to the minority shareholders of Sentez Sağlık Hizmetleri A.Š. on the determination of the fair value range
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29 May 2015

ValueTrust sponsors the 18th Arab-German Business Forum of Ghorfa Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry e. V. taking place in Berlin from 8th to 10th of June 2015.
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23 April 2015

ValueTrust acts as independent valuation expert to Deutsche Annington on its acquisition of GAGFAH
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25 March 2015

ValueTrust in the press: Interview in the business magazine SOUQ, edition 1/2015: Direct investments in Germany total 80 billion Euros in six months. Dr. Aders: Arab investors have a limited  [Arabic]
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13 January 2015

ValueTrust acts as financial advisor to Semperit AG Holding on the optimization of the capital structure
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25 November 2014

Prof. Dr. Aders addresses the 12th German M&A Congress on the topic “Public Takeover and Taking Private: Status quo”
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20 October 2014

ValueTrust in the press: WirtschaftsWoche Online publishes the article: „War Bank Austria zu billig?: Prozess gegen UniCredit nimmt wieder Fahrt auf“
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16 October 2014

ValueTrust acts as Financial Advisor to RHJ International on the acquisition of the remaining shares in Kleinwort Benson Group
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15 October 2014

Prof. Dr. Ewald Aschauer supports ValueTrust as senior advisor for Austria.
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24 September 2014

Prof. Dr. Christian Aders is co-editor of the Handelsblatt Jahrbuch Unternehmensbewertung 2014.

12 September 2014

ValueTrust acts as Valuation Advisor to IVG Immobilien AG on its financial restructuring
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20 August 2014

ValueTrust acts as financial advisor to SOSTNT Luxembourg S.à r.l.  on the acquisition of shares in FTI Finanzholding GmbH
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3 July 2014

ValueTrust acts as financial advisor to THURSDAY Holding Ltd. on the acquisition of shares in RT / Raiffeisen Touristik Group GmbH
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4 June 14

ValueTrust sponsors the 17th Arab-German Business Forum of Ghorfa Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry e. V. taking place in Berlin from 4th to 6th of June 2014 and publishes an analysis of the mergers & acquisition activities of the Arab world and Germany.
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14 May 2014

ValueTrust acts as independent Fairness Opinion provider to i:FAO on the public tender offer by Amadeus Group
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24 April 2014

ValueTrust acts as Financial Expert to RHJ International on the acquisition of BHF-BANK.
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14 April 2014

Robert Frank supports the Munich team of ValueTrust as a Senior Manager from April on. The Business Administration and EMBA graduate has gained extensive experience in the field of valuation and transaction advisory services. Prior to joining ValueTrust in spring of 2014 he was employed at Rödl & Partner. At ValueTrust Robert will work on corporate valuations and valuations in the context of dispute and litigation as well as restructuring.

21 March 2014

ValueTrust is sponsoring the quarterly finexpert report of FINEXPERT GmbH under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schwetzler of HHL - Leipzig Graduate School of Management. Feel free to contact us for the latest reports or download the report.
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11 March 2014

ValueTrust sponsors the GCC-Germany Business and Investment Forum of Ghorfa Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry e. V. taking place in Berlin between 11th and 13th of March 2014.

3 February 2014

Editorial article in Corporate Finance on the topic “A case for an appropriate reduction of complexity in the company valuation practice” [German]
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3 February 2014

Press article on ValueTrust: Personal particulars in Corporate Finance [German]
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16 December 2013

ValueTrust press notice on the spin-off from Duff & Phelps and the rebranding as well as the strategic repositioning.
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16 December 2013

ValueTrust and HHL Leipzig develop the first German study on the systematic analysis of takeover offers, delisting strategies and “total compensation“.

2 December 2013

Prof. Dr. Aders appointed starting in 2014 as a member in the publisher council for the professional journal Corporate Finance.

18 October 2013

Prof. Dr. Aders addresses the 7th IACVA-Germany annual conference on the topic “Current Developments in Public Takeovers and Delisting“.

15 October 2013

Pro-Seminar during the winter semester 2013/14 by Prof. Dr. Christian Aders at the LMU Munich addresses current topics in enterprise valuation practice such as the activity of hedge funds, the adjustment of the market risk premium, etc.

14 October 2013

An American multinational retains ValueTrust to prepare a fair value appraisal for taxation and accounting purposes.

4 October 2013

After the operational re-launch of ValueTrust, the court appointments for Prof. Dr. Aders in various special court proceedings are staffed with employees from ValueTrust under his leadership.

3 September 2013

ValueTrust becomes a member of Ghorfa Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry e.V.

3 June 2013

Prof. Dr. Aders together with Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Ballwieser involved in litigation between a Bavarian Bank and an Austrian Bank.