Duff & Phelps

Duff & Phelps is the premier global valuation and corporate finance advisor with expertise in complex valuation, dispute and legal management consulting, M&A, restructuring, and compliance and regulatory consulting. The firm's more than 2,000 employees serve a diverse range of clients from over 50 offices in North America, Europe and Asia (including Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong).

Our clients include publicly traded and privately held companies, government entities and investment firms such as private equity firms and hedge funds. Additionally, we maintain extensive relationships with legal, accounting and investment banking firms that refer a meaningful amount of business. We have long-term relationships with many of the most acquisitive global companies and financial sponsors.

In 2014, Duff & Phelps performed more than 7,500 engagements for more than 3,000 clients - including 60% of the Fortune 100 Companies and 52% of the Top 25 Euro STOXX Companies. We serve 74% of the top 25 largest global PE firms, and 68% of the top 25 global hedge funds. Duff & Phelps is a leading global independent provider of fairness opinions and solvency opinions to public company boards and special committees and ranked #1 Fairness Opinion Provider in the U.S., by number of deals from 2010 to 2014 (Thomson Financial Securities). Since 2005, Duff & Phelps has rendered more than 1,000 fairness and solvency opinions for transactions with an aggregate deal value of $2 trillion.

M&A advisory and capital raising services in the United States are provided by Duff & Phelps Securities, LLC. Member FINRA/SIPC. Pagemill Partners is a Division of Duff & Phelps Securities, LLC. M&A advisory and capital raising services in the United Kingdom and Germany are provided by Duff & Phelps Securities Ltd., which is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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