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A&M Conversation With: U.S. Healthcare Delivery System

January 9, 2018
On this episode of A&M Conversation With, Managing Director Dr. David Gruber sits down with Managing Director Stuart McLean to discuss the U.S. healthcare delivery system in terms cost, effectiveness and the barriers to the coordinated care delivery system.

Avoid the Traps in the Next-to-Vest Coverture Formula for Valuing Stock Options

January 9, 2018
When assessing the value of stock options, the vesting schedule is often overlooked. During divorce proceedings, timing is an incredibly important factor in protecting a client’s financial position. In a recent issue of Family Lawyer Magazine, Alvarez & Marsal Managing Director Arik Van Zandt examines key deadlines and pitfalls to mind in the next-to-vest coverture formula for valuing stock options.
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Sell-Side Due Diligence: Best Practices & Pitfalls

January 9, 2018
Both sellers and buyers have come to realize the benefits of sell-side due diligence, including accelerating time to close, minimizing surprises, identifying and validating adjustments to EBITDA and assisting management throughout the process.
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IRS Raises the Toll — Borrow a Playbook

January 3, 2018
Kudos to the IRS and the SEC for giving us much needed guidance as we emerge from our holiday week. For many of us, the toll charge on deferred foreign income is now a first order of business.
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Brexit: Relocation Challenges for Financial Services Firms

January 2, 2018
In A&M’s view, the most prudent operating assumption would be that there will be a ‘hard Brexit’, with the UK becoming a third country for financial services, with consequences for both UK-based financial services firms operating in EU27 countries, as well as for EU27 financial services firms wishing to operate in the UK.