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IPEV Valuation Guidelines

Live online classroom
24 - 26 Jan 2022
Add to calendar 2022-01-24 16:00 2022-01-26 11:30 Europe/Brussels IPEV Valuation Guidelines Discussion of the IPEV Valuation Guidelines, focusing on valuation case studies in both venture and buyout, followed by a discussion on Invest Europe’s Investor Reporting Guidelines.
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Overview Practical information

What is it?

The focus of this online training is on understanding and applying the International Private Equity and Venture Capital Valuation Guidelines (Guidelines developed by IPEV Board). As for all specialised courses of Invest Europe Training, the emphasis will be on practical examples, discussion of case studies and day-to-day challenges, with great attention to the specificities of both venture capital and buyout.

The following aspects will be covered: the development and content of the Valuation Guidelines, the International Private Equity and Venture Capital Valuation Board (IPEV), the concept of fair value, the selection of the appropriate valuation methodology for investment/negotiation purposes as well as the Investor Reporting Guidelines.

Only a limited number of participants will be accepted in order to encourage interaction.

Who should attend?

Anyone involved in valuation and reporting in the private equity and venture capital industry: financial officers from private equity companies, fund of funds or service providers. Former participants of Invest Europe Finance and Administration Course who wish to deepen their knowledge of this subject.

Online delivery

To accommodate our members, Invest Europe has decided to hold the 2021 editions of this course as online training. The online course edition is being designed with the same key elements that are valued by our course participants – excellent content and speakers, and interactive group discussions. The updated course structure and format will accommodate online delivery, with shorter sessions and ample audience engagement. 

Practical information

This training course will be held online.




16.00 – 16.30 (CET) Introduction

16.30 - 18.00 (CET) Introduction to the International Private Equity and Venture Capital Valuation Guidelines


9:00 – 10:00 (CET) Practical Applications of the IPEV Valuation Guidelines - Buyout (Part 1)

10:00 – 10:10 (CET) BREAK

10:10 – 11:00 (CET) Practical Applications of the IPEV Valuation Guidelines - Buyout (Part 2)

11:00 – 11:10 (CET) BREAK

11:10 – 12:00 (CET) Practical Applications of the IPEV Valuation Guidelines - Buyout (Part 3)

12:00 – 14:00 (CET) LUNCH BREAK

14:00 – 14:50 (CET) Practical Applications of the Valuation Guidelines - Venture Capital (Part 1)

14:50 – 15:00 (CET) BREAK

15:00 – 15:50 (CET) Practical Applications of the Valuation Guidelines - Venture Capital (Part 2)

15:50 – 16:00 (CET) BREAK

16:00 – 17:00 (CET) Practical Applications of the Valuation Guidelines - Venture Capital (Part 3)



10:00 – 11:30 (CET) Invest Europe Reporting Guidelines


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The training course will take place online.


Fees, method of payment and cancellation

Course Fee:

Invest Europe Members: €1,090

Non-members: €1,550

21% VAT will be added for Belgian participants



Participants are requested to pay by cheque, banker's draft, bank transfer or credit card in EURO as shown on the Application Form. Applications sent after 24 December 2021 should be paid by credit card.

Bank transfers: should be made net of bank charges and commission to the following bank: ING Avenue Marnix 24, B-1000 Brussels

International bank transfer account number: IBAN BE33 3300 5785 0046 SWIFT/BIC: BBRUBE BB

Domestic bank transfer account number: 330-0578500-46

A copy of the bank transfer should be sent together with the application form. To avoid any confusion, participants are requested to indicate clearly their names and addresses on transfer orders and cheques. Confirmation of registration for fees and practical information will be sent after receipt of the application form and payment. For late registrations (see above), we require payment via a credit card.


Cancellations can only be accepted if received (in writing) by 24 December 2021. Fees (less 20% administrative charges) will then be refunded. After this date, delegates will be liable for the full fee.

In case of cancellation, a substitution between members of the same company is still possible at any time.


The working language of the course will be English.


To register for the training, the candidate should submit the registration form and proof of payment. Invest Europe maintains the right to refuse the registration if it is not accompanied by all the supporting documents.

Due to the high demand for Invest Europe Training courses, priority is given to Invest Europe members. Registrations will be handled on a first-come-first-served basis.

Any registration received after 24 December 2021 should mention a credit card number for the payment of course fees.


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