The global spread of COVID-19 is having a significant impact on the global economy and financial markets, with increased volatility and business disruption worldwide.

Concerns about the fair value of companies have emerged as valuation of illiquid investments and various asset classes has become challenging for asset managers given the current state of market uncertainty.

To help address these challenges, KPMG asset management, valuation and deal advisory professionals from around the world have put together insights on the current market volatility, and highlighted key valuation considerations for financial reporting purposes.