MVI offers a range of business valuation services, from basic overviews to in-depth reports. Reports establish the fair market value of the business and provide supporting assumptions, rationale, and calculations.


Objective and independent reporting for use in litigation or settlement efforts

Shareholder disputes, Marital disputes, Division of assets, Loss compensation, Guideline income


Valuation analysis and reports to support informed negotiations

Sales, Mergers, Acquisitions, Transfers to family members & employees, Employee Share Ownership Plans (ESOP’s), Capital raising, Debt financing, Capital allocation for investment decisions, Shareholder agreements


Independent and specialized valuation reports to support complex restructurings

Corporate reorganizations, Tax freezes, Estate planning, Amalgamations

Guide to Understanding Business Valuators’ Reports

Demystify valuation report terminology, methods, and best practices used by Chartered Business Valuators (CBVs) in Canada.

A series of easy to read, one-page articles to guide lawyers, accountants, business owners, and other users through business valuators’ reports.

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4.14: Transferable goodwill

Transferable goodwill arises from intangible attributes of a business that have been separated from the owner. Fully transferable goodwill is... View Article

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4.13: Personal goodwill

Personal goodwill arises from attributes that are embedded in one individual (usually the owner/manager). These are attributes that cannot be... View Article

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4.12: Goodwill

Goodwill is the additional value that accrues to an enterprise that uses its assets in such a way that the... View Article

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