It’s the last day of June so a monthly wrap-up it is!
Upcoming 2015 July events
Support for ESOPs
The June 2015 Washington Report from the ESOP Report
Welcome to new corporate members
We shared a pic of the 2015 Employee Ownership Month Poster Contest winner
Show your ownership spirit
The June 2015 ESOP Report was published
Registration is now open for the 2015 Employee Owner Retreat
Jobs remained stable in the employee stock ownership sector
ESOP advocates list
Spring Advocacy Kits
Dates announced for the 2015 Employee Owner Retreat
We noted how to access Issue Briefs and the Membership Directory on the website
Carris Reels beats the drum for ESOPs
Filed under: Chapter News, Conference Information, Economic Performance, Employee Ownership Foundation, Employee Ownership Month (EOM), ESOP Report, Government Affairs, Issue Brief, Member Services, Publication, TEA Members, June 2015 wrap-up
March 19, 2015 • 10:05 am
White Paper on Recommended Procedure for ESOP Companies in Response to Auditors Request for ESOP Valuation Report has recently been updated by The ESOP Association’s Advisory Committee on Valuation.
Issue Briefs are one to three page papers discussing a variety of legal, financial and operational issues relating to ESOPs. These briefs are updated regularly. All files are available in .pdf format.
Members FREE / Non-Members can purchase Issues Briefs for $6.00 on the website
Members can visit the website to download free Issue Briefs or call 202/293-2971, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Filed under: Issue Brief, Publication, Issue Brief #23
This Issue Brief White Paper is to address issues that may arise when valuing the equity in ESOP-owned companies that have synthetic equity, or similar arrangements, embedded in their capital structure. It is specifically addressed to ESOP trustees and fiduciaries charged with approving the valuations of ESOP held employer securities. This Issue Brief White Paper was recently released by The ESOP Association’s Advisory Committee on Valuation.
The ESOP Association wishes to acknowledge, and express its thanks, to the volunteer members of the Association’s Advisory Committee on Valuation who worked on this project and the Committee Chair, Jeffrey Tarbell, ASA, CFA, Director, Houlihan Lokey, San Francisco, CA.
Valuing Synthetic Equity is available on The ESOP Association’s website, www.esopassociation.org. For additional information, email email@example.com, or call 202/293-2971.
Issue Briefs are FREE to Association members
Non-Member Price $6.00
Filed under: Issue Brief, Publication, Issue Brief, Valuing Synthetic Equity, White Paper
December 6, 2011 • 10:06 am
Issue Brief #27, A Framework for Understanding the Impact of Repurchase Obligation on Share Price, has been published by The ESOP Association. It was written by members of the Association’s Advisory Committee on Valuation. Special thanks to the members of the Committee and Committee Chair, Jim Ahern, Managing Director of ComStock Advisors of Wheaton, IL for their work on this project.
The ESOP Association’s Advisory Committee on Valuation (“ACV”) of recently published Issue Brief No. 25, The Integrated Relationships of ESOP Repurchase Obligation and Valuation, to help further the discussion of the impact of repurchase obligation on the valuation of ESOP companies. That White Paper stressed the importance for private companies to plan for and manage their ESOP repurchase obligation in the context of a retirement benefit, ownership structure, and demand for capital. The ACV continues the discussion in this white paper by introducing the concept of opportunity cost.
Members of The ESOP Association can download a copy of the Issue Brief in the members only section of the website. Issue Briefs are free to Association members. Non-Members can purchase the Issue Brief online or by calling 202/293-2971.
Filed under: Issue Brief, Member Services, TEA Members, Advisory Committee on Valuation, Issue Brief #27, Member Services, Publication