The primary concern of any businessman is the profit he gets when the project is over. Virtual rooms help them to reduce the anxiety and fulfill their intentions: when exploiting a VDR you know that you did everything that depended on you to increase the value of an ongoing deal. It might seem that the key function of any virtual deal room is to ensure the data security but, in fact, the protection of confidential documents is just a tiny part of benefits offered by a decent platform. Indeed, there are several peculiarities inherent to VDRs that help you as a businessman to reduce your expenditures, to attract more partners, to communicate with them productively, and to gain the profit you expected to gain.
Well-presented Data in the Virtual Deal Room
It is crucially important to present your company and its performance in the right way so that investors, buyers, stakeholders, etc. treat your capabilities correctly. A virtual room helps you to guide its visitors through all the data you have decided to share. As all the documents are arranged into a logical file system it is pretty easy to navigate: by applying simple filters and links visitors can find a file they need in a few clicks. Eventually, it makes their work easier and they get an opportunity to evaluate your company more thoughtfully. In addition, you may customize your room, embed logos and other elements of your corporate identity to make the repository pleasant to work inside.
No Obstacles to Data Examination
As a VDR is accessible 24/7 worldwide you do not have to worry that some bidders are excluded from the competition due to time or geographical inconveniences. All the potential partners have a chance to examine the data whenever and wherever they want. In addition, if a VDR vendor provides a mobile application the bidders can investigate the data even on-the-go. Thus, for you, it means that all the visitors you wanted to have a look at your documents faced no obstacles and had a chance to evaluate your performance.
Updated and In-depth Information
Usually, it is not enough to open the room as you would be expected to update it from time to time: some buyers can require additional documents, the company might need to add the evidence of the latest activity, etc. An ability to update the VDR might affect the speed of the deal execution and its final outcome. You are expected to react immediately, to update the room rapidly and not to make the buyers wait.
All the queues inherent to physical data rooms have been eliminated with the launch of virtual repositories: all the bidders are allowed to investigate the data simultaneously. For you, it means that the deal can be executed faster and, what is even more important, can be finished with a higher profit. The more buyers visit your virtual deal room – the higher the competition is and, as a result, the final price for the company or its assets also increases. In addition, due to the activity tracking function, you can monitor the actions of the bidders, detect the most active ones and concentrate your efforts and attention on the collaboration with them.
A VDR is rather cheap to set up. There is no need in making numerous hard copies for all the bidders, no need in renting a huge space for storage, no need in hiring securities and supervisors. Moreover, as the virtual deal room is accessible worldwide the bidders do not have to travel to the location where files are being stored and to stay there during the investigation stage. In a case, you were the one to pay for traveling and accommodation the VDR eliminates this part of expenses.