As investor and regulatory scrutiny increases on companies and their transactions, board members are well advised to use due care in executing their fiduciary duties and mitigating real or perceived conflicts of interest. One way boards can demonstrate fulfillment of their duties, when considering a transaction, is by seeking fairness opinion services from a trusted and independent advisor such as Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC (DCF).
Fairness opinions are typically received by boards in connection with the following events and related transactions:
DCF and the global practices of the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited member firms and affiliates offer sophisticated investment banking advice to companies participating in transactions. Our commitment to quality and independence, along with the breadth and depth of our experience and resources, uniquely position us as a fairness opinion advisor.
Selecting the right advisor can help boards of directors mitigate the financial risks of a transaction by demonstrating that they have used sound business judgment to fulfill their fiduciary duties.
Fairness opinions: Actions board members can take when the debt comes due