Over the years, Cognum has performed valuations for numerous entities, including some of the largest and most prominent companies in the Israeli economy, as well as foreign and governmental entities. As part of our services, we provide valuations for a wide variety of assets, among which are business enterprises, equity, tangible and intangible assets, and derivative instruments. Our experience in this area covers numerous sectors, which include all types of hi-tech companies, banking and financial institutions, energy (oil & gas), trade and retail, real estate, communications, infrastructure and service companies.
Several examples of valuation cases include valuation of Cellcom for Discount Investment Corporation Ltd. (2014), valuation of Bezeq for the recipient of the shares of Gad Zeevi (2006), valuations of Oil Refineries Ltd. - Ashdod Oil Refineries (2006), valuations of various retail chains (Clubmarket, The Blue Square, Shufersal, Super-pharm) and the valuation of Mizrahi Bank Ltd. - performed in 1995 for the government of Israel during the privatization process of the bank.
Examples of additional valuation projects performed for the Government of Israel are valuations of the facilities of two oil refineries in which the government was the majority shareholder, valuation of Rafael in the context of a privatization process and the valuation of Mekorot, Israel's national water carrier.