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Hilco Valuation Services is the world’s most experienced and reliable appraisal firm. It would be difficult to name an industry that we have not served, an asset category we have not appraised, nor a valuation service we have not provided.
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Asset Appraisals and Due Diligence Services

Hilco Valuation Services is one of the world’s largest and most diversified business asset appraisers and valuation advisors. It would be difficult to name an industry that we have not served, an asset category we have not appraised, nor a valuation service we have not provided.

Headquartered in the Chicago area, Hilco Valuation Services has offices in key cities around the world and provides services on five continents.

We have expertise in a wide range of Asset Classes, including Inventory, Machinery and Equipment, Real Estate, and Enterprise Valuation. From Aerospace and Financial Services to Retail and Energy to Healthcare and Technology, we have delivered valuations for all industries. And we have provided services from Lending and Financial Reporting to Enterprise Planning and Litigation Support.


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The Toll of Taxes and Tariffs on U.S. Housing and the Lumber Market

The Trump administration tax policies enacted toward the end of 2017 first showed signs of a positive impact very early in 2018.
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The Evolving Story of Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

In a previous Hilco Valuation Services article from last July, we provided an early assessment of the implementation of the Section 232 tariffs on the steel and aluminum markets.
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Chemicals and Plastics

Plastics and Chemicals Industry Perspectives 1st Quarter 2019

The ethylene and shale gas markets have undergone significant investments in North America, leading to an oversupply in the domestic market. However, the export business has been problematic for operators.
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Automotive Perspectives

Automotive Perspectives 1st Quarter 2019

In the first quarter, U.S. light vehicle sales totaled 3,989,468 units; the first time in four years that sales fell below 4 million vehicles in any three-month period. That figure represents a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 17.0 million vehicles.
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Founded in 1909, Los Angeles-based Dearden’s was one of Southern California’s oldest businesses, selling furniture, appliances and home goods, mostly to the lower-income Latino market. In June of 2017, the retailer’s management team began an organized wind-down. Dearden's elected to close all eight of its retail stores and monetize its receivable portfolio.

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Tom Boniface Appointed as VP of Business Development for Midwest

Mar 07, 2018

Tom BonifaceHilco Valuation Services announced the appointment of Tom Boniface to Vice President of Business Development for the Midwest Region of the United States, supporting the Valuation, Monetization and Advisory platforms. Mr. Boniface will be based in Chicago and will have the specific responsibilities of both maintaining our existing relationships and creating new relationships with financial institutions, investment banks, private equity firms, hedge funds, and other professional service firms.

Mr. Boniface has been with Hilco since 2015, most recently serving in a Director role, primarily supporting renewal valuations for existing appraisal customers. In this role, he worked closely with many of Hilco Valuation Services’ clients and colleagues to scope and close appraisal assignments.  He also provided valuable market research to enhance our origination efforts. Mr. Boniface will utilize the valuable knowledge gained in the role as he transitions into his new role.  Mr. Boniface will begin his new role and responsibilities for the Midwest Region effective immediately.

Prior to joining Hilco Valuation Services, Mr. Boniface has served as a project manager at Lasalle Network and worked in Human Resources at Enlivant, a firm that specializes in assisted living facilities.   Boniface graduated from Bates College in 2012 where he was a competitive swimmer and coach.  He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics. 

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